ERIC Number: EJ268796
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Child Abuse and Violence against the Family.
Kratcoski, Peter C.
Child Welfare, v61 n7 p435-44 Sep-Oct 1982
An Ohio study found that a significant percentage of adolescents arrested for violent crimes had been victims of severe child abuse and were likely to behave violently toward family members and caretakers. Findings are discussed in relation to the culture of violence, learning, and stress theories of delinquency. (Author/MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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