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ERIC Number: EJ381659
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Neighborhood Impoverishment and Child Maltreatment: An Analysis from the Ecological Perspective.
Young, Gay; Gately, Tamra
Journal of Family Issues, v9 n2 p240-54 Jun 1988
Examined the neighborhood context of child maltreatment. A model of neighborhood "impoverishment" devised from the ecological perspective was employed to predict rates of maltreatment. Findings underscored the importance of social support in mediating child maltreatment. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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