Early Intimate Partner Violence

When doing research or getting informed on a subject, good-quality literature is invaluable. To make your life easier, we have compiled some relevant works on Early Intimate Partner Violence/Dating Violence.

If you have suggestions for additional literature, please contact Berta Vall Castelló.

Understanding the Phenomenon

Fox, C. L., Corr, M.-L., Gadd, D. & Butler, I. (2014). Young teenagers' experiences of domestic abuse, Journal of Youth Studies, 17(4), 510-526. https://doi.org/10.1080/13676261.2013.780125

Meechem, S., Smith, Z., & Taylor, B. (2022). Verge of Harm[ing]; Understanding abuse in young people’s relationships. SafeLives. https://safelives.org.uk/sites/default/files/resources/HO-VergeofHarming.pdf

Zych, I., Viejo, C., Vila, E., & Farrington, D. P. (2021). School Bullying and Dating Violence in Adolescents: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 22(2), 397–412. https://doi.org/10.1177/1524838019854460


Duval, A., Lanning, B. A., & Patterson, M. S. (2020). A Systematic Review of Dating Violence Risk Factors Among Undergraduate College Students, Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 21(3), 567–585. https://doi.org/10.1177/1524838018782207

Piolanti, A., Foran, H. M. (2022). Efficacy of Interventions to Prevent Physical and Sexual Dating Violence Among Adolescents: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Pediatrics, 176(2), 142–149. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamapediatrics.2021.4829

Gracia-Leiva, M., Puente-Martínez, A., Ubillos-Landa, S., & Páez-Rovira, D. (2019). Dating violence (DV): a systematic meta-analysis review, Anales de Psicología / Annals of Psychology, 35(2), 300–313. https://doi.org/10.6018/analesps.35.2.333101

Correlates with Dating Violence

Cava, M.-J., Buelga, S., Carrascosa, L. & Ortega-Barón, J. (2020). Relations among Romantic Myths, Offline Dating Violence Victimization and Cyber Dating Violence Victimization in Adolescents, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17, 1551. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17051551   

Dosil, M., Jaureguizar, J., Bernaras, E. & Sbicigo, J.B. (2020). Teen Dating Violence, Sexism, and Resilience: A Multivariate Analysis, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17, 2652. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17082652

Marcos, V., Gancedo, Y., Castro, B. & Selaya, A. (2020). Dating violence victimization, perceived gravity in dating violence behaviors, sexism, romantic love myths and emotional dependence between female and male adolescents, Revista iberoamericana de psicologia y salud, 11(2), 132-145. https://doi.org/10.23923/j.rips.2020.02.040

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