ERIC Number: ED137715
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
The Role of the School in Child Abuse and Neglect.
Kristal, Helen F.
This handbook offers a comprehensive review of the social and psychological problems of child abuse and the role of the schools and community agencies in dealing with the problem. Sections elaborate the historical perspective, legal problems of definition and legislation, incidence and etiology of abuse. Identification by the school, reporting, the school's role in treatment, and the importance of the school environment are all covered. A bibliography is included. (MML)
Descriptors: Behavior Patterns, Child Abuse, Child Advocacy, Community Services, Family Life, Guides, Legal Problems, Parent Child Relationship, School Responsibility, Social Attitudes
Ms. Carol Reynolds, P.O. Box 39143, Denver, Colorado 80239 (HC $3.00, the entire series of 5 is available for $12.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, Ann Arbor, MI.
Note: For other documents in this series, see CG 400 161-165.