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Risk and protective factors for physical and emotional abuse victimisation amongst vulnerable children in South Africa

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Little is known about risk and protective factors for emotional and physical child abuse in South Africa. Existing research has focused largely on sexual abuse and relied on recollections of childhood abuse from university and high-school students or data from criminal reports. The objective of this study was to establish risk and protective factors for severe physical and emotional abuse amongst a large cross-sectional community sample of South African youth. Confidential self-report questio...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1002/car.2283

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, SSD, Social Policy and Intervention
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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, Social Policy and Intervention
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Publisher:
John Wiley and Sons, Ltd Publisher's website
Journal:
Child Abuse Review Journal website
Volume:
24
Issue:
3
Pages:
182-197
Publication date:
2015-01-01
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EISSN:
1099-0852
ISSN:
0952-9136
URN:
uuid:34babe9f-7eab-439b-850e-2f2dd502b7e5
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435105
Local pid:
pubs:435105

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