ERIC Number: EJ341238
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Runaway Youths and Sexual Victimization: Gender Differences in an Adolescent Runaway Population.
McCormack, Arlene; And Others
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v10 n3 p387-95 1986
Data collected from 149 runaways (15-20 years old) revealed that 38% of the males and 73% of the females reported having been sexually abused. Sexually abused females were significantly more likely than nonabused females to engage in delinquent/criminal activities. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special Issue: Outcomes.