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Patriarchy Isn't The Only or Main Reason for Partner Abuse

Patriarchy Isn't The Only or Main Reason for Partner Abuse 0

The over emphasis of patriarchy as the reason for partner abuse and domestic violence is ill-placed and actually gets in the way of reducing the occurrence of partner abuse and thwarts repairing people's lives.


What's in This Post

  • What is partner abuse?
  • The Patriarchal Cause Theory
  • Why Abusive People Abuse Their Partners
  • Reasons for Behavior Don't Excuse Behavior
  • 71 Reasons Why Partners Abuse
The Pain and Strain of Dealing with an Abusive Wife: An Abused Husband's Story

The Pain and Strain of Dealing with an Abusive Wife: An Abused Husband's Story 0

This man's story of his life with an abusive wife is compelling, gut-wrenching, and ultimately—inspiring. 

It's a must read for any man who's wondered why his relationship is so painful, why he can't seem to please his wife or girlfriend no matter what he does, or is spinning with deciding whether to stay in a difficult relationship or end it.

It's important education for men who want to arm themselves with information so they can avoid being pulled into relationships with abusive bullying women. 

And it is invaluable in expanding the conversation about the reality of partner abuse when the target of the abuse is a man and the source of the abuse is a woman. 

Gaslighting Quotes

Gaslighting Quotes 0

Gaslighting will make you question your perception of reality. It can make you feel so unsure of yourself that you'll not only doubt your version of events--you'll absorb the gaslighter's version as if it's real. 

Read on for gaslighting quotes to hear how experts define and describe gaslighting. 

Ann Silvers' Books on Amazon

Ann Silvers' Books on Amazon 0

I now have 12 books on Amazon. Topics include anxiety help, what works and doesn't work in relationships, and emotional intelligence skills.

This post includes links for each of my books on Amazon.

Characteristics and Traits of a Narcissist

Characteristics and Traits of a Narcissist 0

Narcissists see themselves as high achieving, independent of whether or not they are high achieving. From their perspective, they are the most important person in the room. They are arrogant and angered by anyone that they perceive to not be catering to their spoken or unspoken “needs.” 

Click Read More to learn

  • Narcissist Definition
  • Narcissist Symptoms and Characteristics
  • Narcissism, Malignant Narcissism, and Sociopathy
  • Narcissistic Wives, Girlfriends, Husbands, and Wives
Signs of a Controlling Woman

Signs of a Controlling Woman 0

Are you living with a controlling wife or girlfriend?
Or dealing with a controlling ex-wife?
Is a man you know and care about dealing with a controlling woman?

 

Abusive women can use their words, tone, and/or body language to manipulate and exert control over their partners in an instant, or over time by wearing them down or conditioning.

Click Read More to learn:

  • What a Controlling Woman May Try to Control
  • Controlling Behavior Patterns
  • Characteristics of a Controlling Woman