ERIC Number: EJ502566
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
The Impact of "Moral Panic" on Professional Behavior in Cases of Child Sexual Abuse: Review, Commentary, and Legal Perspectives.
Elias, Harry M.
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, v3 n1 p137-39 1994
"Moral panic" has affected child abuse professionals in their perceptions of dealing with children and with other professionals, and has lessened their willingness to become involved in the justice system. Professionals in adjunct fields seem to line up on opposite sides of the debate, further adding to the problem. (JPS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: For referenced article see CG 546 578.