Ethnicity in child maltreatment research: a content analysis.


The present study represents a content analysis of 1,133 articles published between 1977 and 1998 in Child Abuse and Neglect, Child Maltreatment, and Journal of Child Sexual Abuse was performed. Although there were indications of increased attention to ethnicity in child maltreatment research published between 1977 and 1998, the improvements were modest. Of… (More)