Long-term effects of child punishment on Mexican women: a structural model.

@article{FrasArmenta2002LongtermEO,
  title={Long-term effects of child punishment on Mexican women: a structural model.},
  author={Martha Fr{\'i}as-Armenta},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  year={2002},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={371-86}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to investigate long-term effects of parental use of physical and verbal punishment on Mexican women. To study both direct and indirect effects of these phenomena, a structural model was developed and tested. METHOD One hundred and fifty Mexican women were interviewed with regard to their history of child abuse, their level of depression, alcohol use, antisocial behavior, and punishment of their own children. Factors representing such constructs were… CONTINUE READING