Karmen_CrimeVic_9e_TB_ch09

Truefalse 1 the term intimate partner violence

Info icon This preview shows pages 5–7. Sign up to view the full content.

TRUE/FALSE 1. The term intimate partner violence includes those in same sex relationships. a. true b. false ANS: T LO: 1 REF: p. 287 2. The system of male dominance is known as patriarchy. a. true b. false ANS: T LO: 1 REF: p. 289 3. The rule of thumb was a guideline prohibiting men from using sticks larger than their thumb to chastise their wives. a. true b. false ANS: T LO: 2 REF: p. 289 4. One barrier to recognizing domestic violence as a crime was many people believed victim precipitation or provocation was a large factor in the abuse. a. true b. false ANS: T LO: 3 REF: p. 289 5. For women, the most dangerous place they can frequent is their own home. a. true b .false ANS: T LO: 4 REF: p. 288 6. The cycle of violence tends to escalate in frequency and severity over time. a. true b. false ANS: T LO: 4 REF: p. 294 116
Image of page 5

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

Test Bank 7. The rate of domestic violence in military families is much lower than in civilian families. a. true b. false ANS: F LO: 1 REF: p. 295 8. During the tension-building phase, the aggressor hurls insults and even breaks objects while his docile target tries to appease him in a vain attempt to stave off a blow-up and preserve their relationship. a. true b. false ANS: T LO: 5 REF: p. 300
Image of page 6
Image of page 7
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.
  • Spring '13
  • Dr.HeatherAhn-Redding
  • REF

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern