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ERIC Number: EJ250881
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Aug
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Status Relationships in Marriage: Risk Factors in Spouse Abuse.
Hornung, Carlton A.; And Others
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v43 n3 p675-92 Aug 1981
Presents a theoretical perspective that integrates elements of social structural and social psychological explanations of spouse abuse. Suggests certain types of status inconsistency and status incompatibility involve very high risks of spouse abuse, particularly life-threatening violence. Other types of inconsistency seem to protect couples from abusive behavior. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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