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ERIC Number: EJ568676
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
Children with Disabilities and Child Maltreatment.
Goldson, Edward
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v22 n7 p663-67 Jul 1998
Addresses the phenomenon of children with disabilities who are maltreated. The higher risk for children with disabilities being victimized and maltreated because of their dependency and the higher reported incidence of abuse are discussed. Reasons for the higher incidence of abuse, including social devaluation, are provided. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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