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ERIC Number: EJ676165
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
Physical Child Abuse and Social Change. Judicial Intervention in Families in the Netherlands, 1960-1995.
Komen, Mieke
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v27 n8 p951-65 Aug 2003
A study investigated juvenile judges' and child protection workers' dealings with child abuse from 1960-1995 in the Netherlands. A review of 182 cases found prevalence of very severe physical violence has decreased, however, judicial child protection workers intervened less harshly in recent cases of child abuse than in the 1960's. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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