ERIC Number: EJ501291
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Childhood Sexual Abuse and Current Suicidality in College Women and Men.
Peters, Debra K.; Range, Lillian M.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v19 n3 p335-41 Mar 1995
This study of 266 college students, using strict and liberal definitions of sexual abuse, suggests that adults who experienced childhood sexual abuse that involved touching are more suicidal and have less cognitive deterrents to suicide than adults who did not, regardless of gender or whether they were abused by adults or peers. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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