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The US Dept. of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women

Author’s website:

Rachel Louise Snyder’s American University faculty profile:

Why Do Women Stay With Their Abusers? Here’s One Overlooked Reason” – The Washington Post, 4/24/23

New Yorker articles related to domestic abuse

“Something Was Wrong” podcast

More by Rachel Louise Snyder:


  • Women We Buried, Women We Burned, (forthcoming, Bloomsbury, 2023)
  • No Visible Bruises: What We Don’t Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us (Bloomsbury, 2019)
  • What We’ve Lost is Nothing (Scribner, 2014)
  • Fugitive Denim: A Moving Story of People and Pants in the Borderless World of Global Trade (W. W. Norton & Company, 2009)

Selected Articles