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Child maltreatment remains a major public-health and social-welfare problem in high-income countries. Every year, about 4-16% of… Expand In 1996, the World Health Assembly declared violence a major public health issue. To follow up on this resolution, on Oct 3 this… Expand OBJECTIVE
To identify demographic, family, parent, and child factors prospectively associated with risk for child abuse and… Expand CONTEXT
Home-visitation services have been promoted as a means of improving maternal and child health and functioning. However… Expand Conventional wisdom has regarded low self-esteem as an important cause of violence, but the opposite view is theoretically viable… Expand OBJECTIVE
This report presents initial findings on the reliability and validity of a new retrospective measure of child abuse and… Expand Foreword - Lucy Berliner Preface - David Finkelhor Introduction PART ONE: INCIDENCE OF CHILD ABUSE Type and Forms of Child… Expand Using a prospective cohorts design, a large sample of physical and sexual abuse cases was compared to a matched control group… Expand This essay is based on the assumption that a long-neglected topic of socialization, the determinants of individual differences in… Expand Child victims of sexual abuse face secondary trauma in the crisis of discovery. Their attempts to reconcile their private… Expand