ERIC Number: EJ424072
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse of Children: A Review of Research in the Eighties.
Gelles, Richard J.; Conte, Jon R.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v52 n4 p1045-58 Nov 1990
Reviews research on family violence and sexual abuse of children in the 1980s. Examines family violence rates, intergenerational transmission of violence, effects of violence on children and women, and effectiveness of interventions. Review of child sexual abuse examines defining sexual abuse, its prevalence, research on sexual offenders and risk factors, impact of sexual abuse, and effectiveness of prevention efforts. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A