It may produce intergenerational cycles of abuse in children and other family members, who may feel that such violence is acceptable or condoned.
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They may struggle to give up on something they’ve invested their time/emotions/finances in; or worry they’ll be seen as a failure for ending things.
Some don’t want to be single, or are worried about the impact of separation on their children.
Domestic violence occurs when the abuser believes that abuse is acceptable, justified, or unlikely to be reported.
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Globally, the victims of domestic violence are overwhelmingly women, and women tend to experience more severe forms of violence.
In some countries, domestic violence is often seen as justified, particularly in cases of actual or suspected infidelity on the part of the woman, and is legally permitted.