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ERIC Number: EJ424182
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-006X
Internal and External Mediators of Women's Sexual Abuse in Childhood.
Wyatt, Gail Elizabeth; Newcomb, Michael
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v58 n6 p758-67 Dec 1990
Examined 111 women's retrospective reports of childhood sexual abuse. Explored domains of circumstances of abuse, mediators, and outcomes (negative effects of abuse). Found long-term negative outcomes of abuse directly affected by close relationship to perpetrator and severity of abuse from circumstance of abuse domain, and immediate negative responses, self-blame, and nondisclosure regarding the incident from the mediational domain. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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