ERIC Number: EJ282714
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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A Survey of State Efforts in Gathering Information on Child Abuse and Neglect in Handicapped Populations.
Camblin, Lanthan D., Jr.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v6 n4 p465-72 1982
Although it is generally acknowledged in research that handicapped children represent a disproportionate number of abuse and neglect victims, nearly half of the states do not collect any information on "special characteristics." Results suggested a significant lack of services to improve awareness about the influence of exceptionalities in abusive cases. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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