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ERIC Number: EJ429996
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
A Descriptive Study of Abuse and Neglect in Out-of-Home-Placement.
Rosenthal, James; And Others
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v15 n3 p249-60 1991
Selected characteristics of 290 reports of physical and sexual abuse and neglect in foster homes, group homes, residential treatment centers, and institutions are described. Physical abuse reports were most common, and neglect least common. Injuries occurred most frequently because of physical abuse, whereas sexual abuse reports were most likely to be confirmed. (BRM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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