ERIC Number: ED191211
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Child Abuse and Neglect: A Literature Review and Selected Bibliography.
Eskin, Marian; Kravitz, Marjorie, Ed.
The document provides a review of the issues related to child abuse and neglect and presents a bibliography of 78 documents on the subject. Individual chapters, each containing a reference list, address the following areas: historical overview, incidence, characteristics of abuse and neglect, current legislation, systems approach to child maltreatment, and theoretical flow of case process. A chapter containing conclusions stresses the need for nationally standardized laws and procedures. Bibliographic entries in a final chapter include the following information: author, title, source, and abstract. Procedures for obtaining documents are given and lists of sources and resource agencies and a copy of child abuse legislation (P.L. 93-247) are appended. (SBH)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Child Neglect, History, Incidence, Individual Characteristics, Intervention, Legislation, Literature Reviews
U.S. Department of Justice, National Criminal Justice Reference Service, Washington, DC 20531 (Limited supply, No. NCJ 62013).
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Justice, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Aspen Systems Corp., Germantown, MD.