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Income, family structure, and child maltreatment risk

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  • Berger, Lawrence M.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Children and Youth Services Review.

    Volume (Year): 26 (2004)
    Issue (Month): 8 (August)
    Pages: 725-748

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    1. Drake, Brett & Lee, Sang Moo & Jonson-Reid, Melissa, 2009. "Race and child maltreatment reporting: Are Blacks overrepresented?," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 31(3), pages 309-316, March.
    2. Davidson-Arad, Bilha & Aram-Fichman, Reut & Bashan-Paz, Michal & Gingis, Raya & Klein-Katz, Tali, 2013. "Comparison of hope of maltreating parents whose children were removed from home with those whose children were kept at home," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 35(12), pages 2040-2048.
    3. Millett, Lina & Lanier, Paul & Drake, Brett, 2011. "Are economic trends associated with child maltreatment? Preliminary results from the recent recession using state level data," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 33(7), pages 1280-1287, July.
    4. Attar-Schwartz, Shalhevet, 2008. "Emotional, behavioral and social problems among Israeli children in residential care: A multi-level analysis," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 30(2), pages 229-248, February.
    5. Hiilamo, Heikki & Saarikallio-Torp, Miia, 2011. "Child custody placement outcomes for mothers," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 33(9), pages 1489-1496, September.
    6. Kim, Hansung & Chenot, David & Ji, Juye, 2011. "Racial/ethnic disparity in child welfare systems: A longitudinal study utilizing the Disparity Index (DI)," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 33(7), pages 1234-1244, July.
    7. McDaniel, Marla & Slack, Kristen Shook, 2005. "Major life events and the risk of a child maltreatment investigation," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 27(2), pages 171-195, February.
    8. Beimers, David & Coulton, Claudia J., 2011. "Do employment and type of exit influence child maltreatment among families leaving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families?," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 33(7), pages 1112-1119, July.
    9. Li, Fenfang & Godinet, Meripa T. & Arnsberger, Pam, 2011. "Protective factors among families with children at risk of maltreatment: Follow up to early school years," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 33(1), pages 139-148, January.
    10. Hiilamo, Heikki, 2009. "What could explain the dramatic rise in out-of-home placement in Finland in the 1990s and early 2000s?," Children and Youth Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 31(2), pages 177-184, February.
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