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Fathers as Perpetrators of Child Maltreatment

National incidence studies of child abuse and neglect find that fathers (i.e., biological fathers, stepfathers, and father surrogates) are perpetrators of a significant proportion of child maltreatment. In two-parent families, fathers are perpetrators in the majority of child ...

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