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ERIC Number: EJ429561
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-0025
Accounting for Sex Differences in Depression through Female Victimization: Childhood Sexual Abuse.
Cutler, Susan E.; Nolen-Hoeksema, Susan
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v24 n7-8 p425-38 Apr 1991
Depression is nearly twice as prevalent in women as men. Reviews research suggesting that child sexual abuse, also more common for women than for men, can account for a significant portion of the differences in depression rates for men and women and discusses how such abuse affects men and women differently. (CJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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