ERIC Number: EJ451074
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Effect of Incest on Self and Social Functioning: A Developmental Psychopathology Perspective.
Cole, Pamela M.; Putnam, Frank W.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v60 n2 p174-84 Apr 1992
Proposes model based on developmental psychopathology for conceptualizing effects of child sexual abuse. Argues that incest has negative effects on self and social functioning, by jeopardizing self-definition and integration, self-regulatory processes, and sense of security and trust in relationships. Reviews self and social development literature, summarizing transitions from infancy to middle adulthood and effects of incest on development. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A