ERIC Number: EJ384064
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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The Development of an Effective Response to the Abuse of Children in Out-of-Home Care.
Nunno, Michael A.; Motz, Janet K.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v12 n4 p521-28 1988
The paper discusses differences in familial and out-of-home care investigations in relation to identification and reporting of child abuse and neglect, assessing risk factors in the initial report, evidence gathering, essential components of the investigation, levels of culpability, and corrective action approaches. Specialized investigation units may be needed. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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