Banks was also the co-creator of True Beauty, and was the host of her own talk show, The Tyra Banks Show, which aired on the The CW for five seasons and won two Daytime Emmy award for Outstanding Talk Show Informative.In 2010, she published a young adult novel titled Modelland, based on her life as a model which topped The New York Times Best Seller list in 2011.
Banks is one of four African Americans and seven women to have repeatedly ranked among the world's most influential people by Time magazine. She is the daughter of Caroline London (now London-Johnson), a NASA photographer,and Donald Banks, a computer consultant. In 1979, when Banks was six years old, her parents divorced.
Banks attended John Burroughs Middle School and graduated in 1991 from Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles.
In the same study individuals reported that they also took into consideration whether the act was a result of their partner “just kidding” or a demonstration of their caring for their partner.
Not only do definitions of interpersonal violence vary across the board, but they also vary significantly between males and females.
Dating abuse (also known as dating violence, intimate partner violence, or relationship abuse) is a pattern of abusive behaviors -- usually a series of abusive behaviors over a course of time -- used to exert power and control over a dating partner.