ERIC Number: EJ266799
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Unrealistic Expectations of Parents Who Maltreat Their Children: An Educational Deficit that Pertains to Child Development.
Twentyman, Craig T.; Plotkin, Ron C.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v38 n3 p497-503 Jul 1982
Studied the direction and magnitude of error of expectations of parents who abused or neglected their children. Results confirmed that abusing parents are less knowledgeable about children's developmental progress than non-abusers. Differences were also found in parental expectations. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A