Resources for domestic violence:
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-7233
More online resources:
List of domestic violence hotlines by nation:
Why does he do that? By Lundy Bancroft:
0:00 An apology & correction
4:21 Are age-gap relationships exploitative?
12:33 Do individuals desire an age space or not?
16:59 Do age-gap relationships fare much better or even worse?
Introduction music: Church of 8 Wheels by Otis McDonald
Recently included research studies:
Jones, J. H., & Ferguson, B. (2009 ). Social and market predictors of intimate partner violence in colombia: A dyadic power viewpoint. Humanity: An Interdisciplinary Biosocial Perspective, 20( 2 ), 184-203. doi:
Naved, & Persson, L. Å. (2005 ). Aspects Associated with Spousal Physical Violence Against Women in Bangladesh. Research Studies in Family Planning, 36( 4 ), 289– 300.
Djamba, & Kimuna, S. R. (2008 ). Intimate Partner Violence amongst Married Women in Kenya. Journal of Asian and African Studies (Leiden), 43( 4 ), 457– 469.
Kennedy, Bybee, D., Moylan, C. A., McCauley, H. L., & Prock, K. A. (2021 ). Predictors of Sexual Violence Across Young Women’s Relationship Histories. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 36( 11-12), NP5944– NP5964.
Eastwick, Luchies, L. B., Finkel, E. J., & Hunt, L. L. (2014 ). The Predictive Validity of Ideal Partner Preferences: A Review and Meta-Analysis. Mental Bulletin, 140( 3 ), 623– 665.
Preliminary research studies:
Skentelbery, & Fowler, D. M. (2016 ). Accessory Styles of Women-Younger Partners in Age-Gap Relationships. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 10( 2 ), 142– 147.
Lehmiller, & Christopher, R. A. (2008 ). Dedication in Age-Gap Heterosexual Romantic Relationships: A Test of Evolutionary and Socio-Cultural Predictions. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 32( 1 ), 74– 82.
Oudekerk, Guarnera, L. A., & Reppucci, N. D. (2014 ). Older opposite-sex romantic partners, sexual threat, and victimization in teenage years. Kid Abuse & Neglect, 38( 7 ), 1238– 1248.
Lee, & McKinnish, T. (2017 ). The marital complete satisfaction of in a different way aged couples. Journal of Population Economics, 31( 2 ), 337– 362.
Mansour, & McKinnish, T. G. (2014 ). Who weds in a different way aged partners?: Ability, education, profession, incomes, and look. The Review of Economics and Statistics, 96( 3 ), 577– 580.
Adebowale. (2018 ). Spousal age distinction and associated predictors of intimate partner violence in Nigeria. BMC Public Health, 18( 1 ), 212– 212.
Drefahl. (2010 ). HOW DOES THE AGE GAP BETWEEN PARTNERS AFFECT THEIR SURVIVAL? Demography, 47( 2 ), 313– 326.
Kim, Park, E.-C., & Lee, S. G. (2015 ). The effect of age distinctions in couples on depressive signs: proof from the Korean longitudinal research study of aging (2006-2012). BMC Psychiatry, 15( 1 ), 10– 10.
Pyke, & Adams, M. (2010 ). What’s Age Got to Do With It? A Case Study Analysis of Power and Gender in Husband-Older Marriages. Journal of Family Issues, 31( 6 ), 748– 777.