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ERIC Number: EJ527247
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0886-2605
Long-Term Psychological and Social Impact of Witnessing Physical Conflict between Parents.
Henning, Kris; And Others
Journal of Interpersonal Violence, v11 n1 p35-51 Mar 1996
A community sample of 617 adult women completed a questionnaire about witnessing interparental physical conflicts before the age of 16. Twenty percent of respondents reported witnessing some type of physical conflict between parents. Mean age when physical conflict was first observed was eight. Women who witnessed parental physical conflict exhibited higher levels of current psychological distress. Other findings are discussed. (KW)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Brief Symptom Inventory