ERIC Number: EJ503105
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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A Pilot Study of Abuse among Vietnamese Amerasians.
McKelvey, Robert S.; Webb, John A.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v19 n5 p545-53 May 1995
This pilot study investigated the prevalence of physical and sexual abuse, and current levels of psychological distress correlated with a history of abuse, in 102 Vietnamese Amerasian adults bound for the United States. A history of abuse was reported by 22% of males and 18% of females. Significant psychological distress was reported by abused males. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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