The Military Environment and Child Abuse

  title={The Military Environment and Child Abuse},
  author={John A. Shwed and Murray A. Straus},
Analysis of 591 cases of confirmed physical abuse of Air Force children was conducted to compare the rate of child abuse in this military community with rates reported for the civilian population, and to investigate 'aspects of military life which may account for differences between military and civilian rates of child abuse and differences within the… CONTINUE READING