ERIC Number: EJ575301
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Theory and Observation of Attachment and Its Relation to Child Maltreatment: A Review.
Morton, Nicola; Browne, Kevin D.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v22 n11 p1093-1104 Nov 1998
Reviews the literature on attachment and child maltreatment in relation to the intergenerational transmission of maltreatment. Review of 13 studies suggests that a poor mother-infant relationship is the primary process by which maltreatment continues from one generation to the next. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A