Centre for Research on Families and Relationships

The red flags are everywhere, but nobody can see them

Coercive control is a harmful criminal offence, yet it hides in plain sight. Sitting front and centre within our culture, it is performed routinely before our eyes. Coercive and controlling behaviours are glamorised in plotlines where abusers are sexy and romantic bad boys, and women enjoy being dominated and suppressed.

Maybe he’s caring: responding to disabled women who experience domestic abuse

Maybe he’s caring: responding to disabled women who experience domestic abuse by Dr Jenna Breckenridge  ABOUT THE AUTHOR Dr Jenna Breckenridge (Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh)  ABOUT THE CRFR BLOG This is the official blog of the Centre for Research on Families and Relationships. To keep up to date on all the latest posts and […]