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NCJ Number: 118817 Find in a Library
Title: Typology of Incest and Possible Intervention Strategies
Journal: Journal of Family Violence  Volume:3  Issue:4  Dated:(1988)  Pages:299-312
Author(s): G R Gupta; S M Cox
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 14
Type: Research (Theoretical)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This study presents a tentative typology of incest based on prior research and actual clinical reports.
Abstract: Recent research data has suggested that incest assumes various forms in different situations. This study outlines a preliminary frame work for recognizing and dealing with various types of incest and provides a discussion of intervention and prevention strategies. Tables and 19 references. (Author abstract modified)
Main Term(s): Incest
Index Term(s): Family offenses; Sex offenses
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