ERIC Number: EJ282704
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Characteristics of Abusive Parents: A Look at Self-Esteem.
Anderson, Stephen C.; Lauderdale, Michael L.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v6 n3 p285-93 1982
Analysis of scores of 111 abusive parents on the Tennessee Self-Concept Scale (TSCS) revealed statistically significant differences from the norm on 23 scales. Ss demonstrated low self-esteem, confused and conflicting sense of self, general maladjustment, low level of personality integration, and indications of personality dysfunction. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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