ERIC Number: EJ619346
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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An Empirical Study of Adolescent Dating Aggression in the U.K.
Hird, Myra J.
Journal of Adolescence, v23 n1 p69-78 Feb 2000
Study provides one of the first investigations of adolescent dating aggression in Britain. Determined that almost half of sampled boys, and more than half of sampled girls experienced psychological, physical, and/or sexual aggression. In considering "symmetry of violence" theory, the study concluded that when meaning and context of aggression are considered, male aggression is a significant problem in heterosexual relationships. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom