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Intergenerational Patterns of Child Maltreatment: What the Evidence Shows
Explores what is currently known about intergenerational patterns of maltreatment, the limits of our current knowledge, implications of what we know and what we do not know (including promising prevention strategies), and areas for further research. This issue brief also describes theories to explain intergenerational maltreatment (IGM) and practical implications to IGM.
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Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2016). Intergenerational patterns of child maltreatment: What the evidence shows. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children’s Bureau.
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