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ERIC Number: EJ581634
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
Predicting Abuse-Prone Parental Attitudes and Discipline Practices in a Nationally Representative Sample.
Jackson, Shelly; Thompson, Ross A.; Christiansen, Elaine H.; Colman, Rebecca A.; Wyatt, Jennifer; Buckendahl, Chad W.; Wilcox, Brian L.; Peterson, Reece
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v23 n1 p15-29 Jan 1999
A study involving 1,000 parents examined factors that place parents at risk of abusing their children. Results found that examining parental attitudes, history, and personality characteristics, as well as religion and ideology, were important in predicting abuse proneness. Child age was also an important predictor. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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