Dating violence in america
Those organizations say the information one agency has too often remains cut off from other agencies that need it.
There is a common misconception that aggression is stable over time.
In the end, education may be the best way to push domestic violence rates down further, Ms. The attitudes that drive that violence are deeply embedded in patriarchal culture.
Studies have shown children who grow up in homes where abuse occurs are more likely to be violent with their intimate partners as adults.
While classifying the perpetrator as a threat may be detrimental to his or her life and future relationships, not classifying the perpetrator this way may put future partners at risk.
There is considerable debate over whether we as a society have an accurate picture of the prevalence and severity of teen dating violence by gender.