Child abuse: today's issues by Kimberly A. McCabe, Daniel G. Murphy

By Kimberly A. McCabe, Daniel G. Murphy

The function of this publication is to aim to discover baby abuse from a modern viewpoint when it comes to its a number of parts, sufferers, and legal justice responses. this article will: (1) start to handle the desires of these learning baby abuse from a cultural standpoint; (2) supply a common profile of today’s perpetrators of kid abuse in addition to stipulations that can facilitate the abuse; (3) offer details on present modes of kid abuse; (4) supply discussions on long term results for grownup sufferers of kid abuse; and, (5) offer info by way of felony justice responses to baby abuse within the usa and internationally.

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Much literature exists on the relationship between child abuse and criminal behavior (Bartollas 2000; Siegel 2000). Children who are victims of physical abuse are more likely to run away from home, exhibit disruptive Physical Abuse 21 and/or truant behaviors in school, use drugs and alcohol, and become involved in deviant sexual behaviors. With no support at home, these children essentially raise themselves and often turn to the streets for some sort of a family. ⬜⬜ Abusers In today’s world of media exposure to child abuse and crime-based television series, one expects a profile to exist on every type of criminal.

From the parent’s standpoint, if you need to go to the bathroom, you simply go to the bathroom. From the child’s standpoint, they may not understand the urgency of the matter, and often they do not want to interrupt an activity they enjoy for a bathroom break. A parent who is emotionally immature may quickly become frustrated with the situation and lash out with physical violence toward the child. Another stage of childhood development that often causes frustration for the parent is the why stage.

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