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The abusers can be parents or other family members, caretakers such as teachers and babysitters, acquaintances including other childrenand in rare instances strangers.
Blanchfield and Jacqueline L. Child abuse occurs when a parent or caretaker physically, emotionally, or sexually mistreats or neglects a child resulting in the physical, emotional, or sexual harm or exploitation, or imminent risk of harm or exploitation, or in extreme cases the death, of a child.
Laws regarding child abuse seek to protect children while at the same time allowing parents the right to raise and discipline their children as they see fit. If child abuse is not the most serious crime facing our society today, it is certainly one of the most heart-wrenching. There are many attempts under way to remedy the underlying causes of child abuse, but, until it is eliminated states have unanimously responded with laws specifically designed to identify and punish child abusers.
Child abuse is an insidious type of crime where the victims are, for many reasons, unable to, or are fearful of, confronting or reporting the perpetrator to authorities.
Therefore, the laws surrounding abusive activity contain an element not found in many other criminal statutes. Under the laws of many states, third parties — with knowledge of and reasonable cause to believe that abuse has occurred — are under a legal obligation to report the situation to the authorities.An Annotated Bibliography of Child Maltreatment & Child Welfare Research: Systemic Implications: Prepared for the California Department of Social Services by the Center for Social Services Research, UC Berkeley March – April Child Abuse & .
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Annotated Bibliography. An Annotated Bibliography based on the research question, These authors analyzed over 4, different cases found that epidemiologically distinct forms of child abuse must be analyzed separately before intervention mentions are proposed.
(Jason, . Child abuse by:Melissa Lecouffe Table of contents 1-Definition on child abuse 2-Types of child abuse 3-Effects of child abuse 4-Dangers of child abuse 5-How to stop child abuse Definition of child abuse Child abuse is any form of physical, psycological, social, emotional or sexual maltreatment* of a child.
Child maltreatment is a universal problem that has precipitated a mobilization of efforts from a variety of disciplines, including psychology, medicine, psychiatry, social work, sociology, and criminology.