ERIC Number: EJ552110
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Childhood Sexual Abuse, Adolescent Sexual Behaviors and Sexual Revictimization.
Fergusson, David M.; Horwood, L. John; Lynskey, Michael T.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v21 n8 p789-803 Aug 1997
An 18-year longitudinal study of 520 New Zealand women found that those reporting childhood sexual abuse, particularly severe abuse involving intercourse, had significantly higher rates of early onset consensual sexual activity, teenage pregnancy, multiple sexual partners, unprotected intercourse, sexually transmitted disease, and sexual assault after the age of 16. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: New Zealand