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ERIC Number: EJ446712
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0147-2011
The Politics of Child Abuse.
Waller, Paul
Society, v28 n6 p6-13 Sep-Oct 1991
Reviews and analyzes the politicization of investigations of child abuse, emphasizing the issues of veracity and substantiation of child abuse reports. Scrutinizes recent major litigation illustrating the loss of professional objectivity. Political and ideological agendas are undermining the credibility of the mental health and social work professions. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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