Neglecting the Neglect of Neglect

@article{Dubowitz1994NeglectingTN,
  title={Neglecting the Neglect of Neglect},
  author={H. Dubowitz},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  year={1994},
  volume={9},
  pages={556 - 560}
}
  • H. Dubowitz
  • Published 1994
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Interpersonal Violence
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