National Family Violence Survey, 1976

Murray A. Straus & Richard J. Gelles
This study was conducted in 1976 at the University of New Hampshire. 2,134 respondents were interviewed in a nationwide sample of 960 males and 1,183 females. The purpose of the study was to ascertain methods of conflict resolution within the family. Information was gathered regarding the following areas: resolution of conflicts between spouses and between parents and children, including detailed information on the development of conflicts resulting in violence, resolution of conflicts in respondent's childhood...

Registration Year

  • 2019

Resource Types

  • Dataset


  • University of Rhode Island
  • University of New Hampshire