ERIC Number: EJ461192
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Information Processing of Trauma.
Hartman, Carol R.; Burgess, Ann W.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v17 n1 p47-58 Jan-Feb 1993
This paper presents a neuropsychosocial model of information processing to explain a victimization experience, specifically child sexual abuse. It surveys the relation of sensation, perception, and cognition as a systematic way to provide a framework for studying human behavior and describing human response to traumatic events. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Note: Special Issue: Clinical Recognition of Sexually Abused Children.