Presents a study that examined a model of communication and interpersonal physical violence among married people. Relation between communication and violence; Review of related literature on interspousal violence; Application of the model on abused wives and abused husbands.
This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in Communication Monographs in June 1989, available online: http://www.tandfonline.com/10.1080/03637758909390257
Infante, Dominic A.; Chandler, Theresa A.; and Rudd, Jill E., "Test of an Argumentative Skill Deficiency Model of Interspousal Violence" (1989). Communication Faculty Publications. 55.