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Family Abuse and Crime


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PILLEMER, KARL. "The Abused Offspring are Dependent: Abuse is Caused by the Deviance and Dependence of Abusive Caretakers." In Current Controversies on Family Violence. Edited by Richard Gelles and Donileen Loseke. Newbury Park, Calif.: Sage Publications, 1993.

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Law Library - American Law and Legal InformationCrime and Criminal LawFamily Abuse and Crime - Risk And Protective Factors, Social And Demographic Risk Factors, Situational And Environmental Factors, Research On Victims