ERIC Number: ED212105
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Interdisciplinary Glossary on Child Abuse and Neglect: Legal, Medical, Social Work Terms. Revised.
Wisconsin Univ., Milwaukee. Region V Child Abuse and Neglect Resource Center.
The booklet was compiled to facilitate communication and understanding among personnel in a multidisciplinary approach to child abuse and neglect. It is reported that the explanation of approximately 400 terms relevant to child abuse and neglect may be useful to attorneys, day care staff, family life educators, health care administrators, homemaker personnel, judges, law enforcement personnel, legislators, nurses, parent aides, physicians, psychologists, teachers, students, and social workers, among others. Terms are arranged alphabetically and are followed by a brief explanation. Acronyms are noted when appropriate. (CL)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Child Neglect, Elementary Secondary Education, Glossaries, Interdisciplinary Approach
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402 (Stock No. 017-000-00206-6).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect (DHHS/OHDS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Milwaukee. Region V Child Abuse and Neglect Resource Center.