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NCJ Number: 156894 Find in a Library
Title: Child Fatalities: Resource Packet
Corporate Author: National Resource Ctr on Child Abuse and Neglect
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 100
Sponsoring Agency: National Resource Ctr on Child Abuse and Neglect
Englewood, CO 80112
Sale Source: National Resource Ctr on Child Abuse and Neglect
63 Inverness Drive East
Englewood, CO 80112
United States of America
Type: Survey
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This packet of materials deals with issues related to fatalities due to child abuse and neglect.
Abstract: The kit includes a pamphlet on the activities of the National Resource Center on Child Abuse and Neglect, an information sheet on childhood abuse-related fatalities, a bibliography, a copy of the newsletter of the American Association for Protecting Children, and mimeographed articles from national newspapers discussing the prevalence of child abuse deaths, the difficulties in detecting some types of child abuse deaths, and the origins and relevance of child death review teams. The packet also contains lists of State, Federal, and national association contacts for multiagency child death review activities.
Main Term(s): Juveniles
Index Term(s): Child abuse detection; Child abuse fatalities; Victims of Crime
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