ERIC Number: EJ437696
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Preschool Child Development: Implications for Investigation of Child Abuse Allegations.
Sivan, Abigail B.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v15 n4 p485-93 1991
This article reviews research on child development relevant to the question of the veracity of mistreatment allegations made by children ages two to five years. The article covers research on thought and language, memory and learning, fears, fantasy, play, and television's effects. It is concluded that preschoolers base their play on the reality of their experience. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Audience: Practitioners; Counselors
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