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Specifically created to complement the Third Edition of the APSAC Handbook on Child Maltreatment, this collection of 23 carefully selected articles on child abuse and neglect parallels the structure of the Handbook. It is also a great companion to other Sage books, such as Barnett’s Family Violence Across the Lifespan and Miller and Perrin’s Child Maltreatment.

Socioemotional Factors in Child Sexual Abuse Investigations
Socioemotional factors in child sexual abuse investigations

The growing involvement of children in the legal system has led researchers to explore factors associated with the richness and accuracy of children's testimony. Most pertinent studies have focused on the effects of cognitive ...

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