Summary of workshop discussion: gender symmetry november 20, 2000, arlington, virginia provided papers as background to this workshop leora rosen, social science program manager, nij, led the extended mutual introductions among solicitations for research on gender symmetry had been drafted on two occasions in the last couple.
The other side1004 violence against women resolving the gender symmetry debate the long-standing argument in the family literature regarding the gender symmetry of intimate partner violence takes the form of a disagreement about the nature of heterosexual intimate partner violence.
The concept of gender symmetry of violence between intimate part- cally detailed fashion in papers by saunders (1988) and schwartz & dekeseredy (1993) in his critique, saunders takes issue with the homicide ﬁgures quoted by mcneely and robinson-simpson, and like pleck.
This essay will examine the claims of gender symmetry in domestic violence i will examine all existing sources of data on domestic violence, and suggest why the rates of. By gender in the 1970s and 1980s, studies using large, nationally representative samples resulted in findings indicating that women were as violent as men in intimate relationships this information diverged significantly from shelter, hospital, and police data, initiating a long-standing debate, termed the gender symmetry debate.
This article explores these claims of gender symmetry in intimate partners'use of violence by reviewing the empirical foundations of the research and critiquing existing sources of data on domestic violence.
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