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The Dark Side of Courtship

The Dark Side of Courtship
Physical and Sexual Aggression

July 2012 | 192 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
The negative interactions that take place between dating and courting partners, most notably physical aggression and sexual exploitation, are explored in this volume. The authors blend qualitative interviews with current research findings.
'I Never Thought It Would Happen to Me'
'I Never Thought It Would Happen To Me'
The Darkside of Romance

A Framework for Understanding Physical and Sexual Aggression in Courtship
'I Wouldn't Hurt You if I Didn't Love You so Much'
The Dynamics of Physical Aggression

'I Never Called It Rape'
Sexual Aggression in Dating Relationships

Conclusions and Implications for Intervention

Sally A. Lloyd

Sally Lloyd Title: Professor Co-Chair, Department of Teacher Education Scholarly Interests: Dr. Lloyd's research interests include family/school collaboration and violence against women More About Author

Beth Emery

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ISBN: 9780803970649

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