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ERIC Number: EJ583720
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
Culture-Specific Views of Child Maltreatment and Parenting Styles in a Pacific-Island Community.
Collier, Ann Futterman; McClure, Faith H.; Collier, Jay; Otto, Caleb; Polloi, Anthony
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v23 n3 p229-44 Mar 1999
A study assessed how 141 Republic of Palau teachers perceived the severity of potentially abusive incidents and their intervention recommendations. For less-severe parental misconduct, teachers were reluctant to involve nonfamily and outside agencies. Sexual abuse was rated the most serious type of abuse, and intervention was highly recommended. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Palau