ERIC Number: EJ507953
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Public Attitudes and Behaviors with Respect to Child Abuse Prevention.
Daro, Deborah; Gelles, Richard J.
Journal of Interpersonal Violence, v7 n4 p517-31 Dec 1992
Examines public attitudes toward parental discipline practices, incidences of parental practices, the public's support for and involvement in child abuse prevention efforts, and the public's perceptions of causes of child maltreatment. Found that most persons view physical punishment and repeated yelling and swearing at children as harmful. Reports additional findings. (RJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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