Sexuality & Culture

, Volume 18, Issue 2, pp 405–467

References Examining Assaults by Women on Their Spouses or Male Partners: An Updated Annotated Bibliography


DOI: 10.1007/s12119-013-9194-1

Cite this article as:
Fiebert, M.S. Sexuality & Culture (2014) 18: 405. doi:10.1007/s12119-013-9194-1


This annotated bibliography describes 343 scholarly investigations (270 empirical studies and 73 reviews) demonstrating that women are as physically aggressive as men (or more) in their relationships with their spouses or opposite-sex partners. The aggregate sample size in the reviewed studies exceeds 440,850 people.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PsychologyCalifornia State UniversityLong BeachUSA

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