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ERIC Number: EJ499202
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
The Measurement of Maltreatment: A Comparison of Approaches.
McGee, Robin A.; And Others
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v19 n2 p233-50 Feb 1995
This study examined the comparability and predictive validity of three approaches to measurement of child or adolescent maltreatment, involving the adolescents themselves (n=160), case file review by researchers, and protection agency social workers. Comparison of ratings across sources indicated considerable disagreement with respect to judgments of maltreatment occurrence and severity. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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