ERIC Number: ED217982
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Children and Youth at Risk: A Synthesis of the Research and Comments. Matrixes No. 21 and 22.
Brown, H. Frederick
Findings of research focused on children and youth at risk for child abuse and neglect are summarized in this report. Entries are organized under the following four general headings: (1) definition and incidence of maltreatment of children and youth, (2) explanations of maltreatment, (3) systematic dysfunctions in handling maltreatment cases, and (4) interventions and their effectiveness. The pages of the summary are organized in columns: the first column lists the findings, the second lists bibliographic information, and the third provides interpretations of the findings. (RH)
Descriptors: Administrative Problems, Child Abuse, Child Neglect, Corporal Punishment, Definitions, Incidence, Intervention, Program Effectiveness, Stress Variables
Administration for Children, Youth, and Families, Office for Families, P.O. Box 1182, Washington, DC 20013 (no price quoted).
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Explanations; Research Results
Note: Presented at the Research Forum on Children and Youth (Washington, DC, May 18-19, 1981). For related documents, see ED 213 518-526, ED 214 631-639, and PS 012 896-900. Print is marginally legible.