ERIC Number: EJ552103
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Commentary: Gender, Disability, and Abuse.
Goldson, Edward J.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v21 n8 p703-05 Aug 1997
This commentary discusses the research article "Gender Differences in Abused Children with and without Disabilities" (Sobsey and others) that follows, which found that children with disabilities are at greater risk for being maltreated, that boys are more frequently abused, and that boys with disabilities are sexually abused more frequently than girls. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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