ERIC Number: EJ523312
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Introduction--Children: Ethnic and Political Violence.
Ladd, Gary W.; Cairns, Ed
Child Development, v67 n1 p14-18 Feb 1996
Introduces eight articles on the effects of ethnic and political violence on child development and discusses the need for research in this area. Maintains that children who are exposed to ethnic and political violence are more likely to develop a variety of difficulties, including mental health disorders, behavior problems, sleep disturbances, and somatic complaints. (MDM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This article is part of a special section on children and ethnic and political violence.