Jennifer E. Copp received her Ph.D. in Sociology from Bowling Green State University. Her work focuses on crime and other problem behaviors during adolescence and young adulthood, with a particular emphasis on intimate partner violence (IPV). Her recent research explores the role of anger as a mediator of the association between neighborhood disadvantage and IPV. Other work examines the complex interplay of neighborhood disadvantage, normative climates, and economically related conflicts as influences on IPV within the context of young adult relationships.
2016. “Dating Violence and Physical Health: A Longitudinal Lens on the Significance of Relationship Dynamics and Antisocial Lifestyle Characteristics” Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 26(4), 251-262.
2016. “A Prospective Study of Adolescents’ Sexual Partnerships on Emerging Adults’ Relationship Satisfaction and Intimate Partner Aggression” Emerging Adulthood 4(6) 403-416.
2016. “Anger, Control, and Intimate Partner Violence in Young Adulthood: A Symbolic Interactionist Perspective” Journal of Family Violence, 31(1):1-13.
2016. “Maternal Incarceration and Children’s Delinquent Involvement: The Role of Sibling Relationships” Children and Youth Services Review, 70, 340-348.
2016. “Couple-Level Economic/Career Concerns and Intimate Partner Violence in Young Adulthood” Journal of Marriage and Family, 78:744-758.