ERIC Number: EJ564932
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Religiosity and Child Sexual Abuse: A Risk Factor Assessment.
Stout-Miller, Ruth; Miller, Larry S.; Langenbrunner, Mary R.
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, v6 n4 p15-34 1997
Examines the relationship between religion and child sexual abuse. Results, based on questionnaires administered to 397 college students, found significant relationships between religiosity and child sexual abuse perpetrated both by relatives and by non-relatives. Persons sexually abused by a relative were more likely to be affiliated with fundamental Protestant religions. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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