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Child maltreatment in stepfamilies : the impact of mother's dating behaviour

Mischel, Kelly 2011, Child maltreatment in stepfamilies : the impact of mother's dating behaviour, DPsych (f) thesis, School of Psychology, Deakin University.

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Title Child maltreatment in stepfamilies : the impact of mother's dating behaviour
Alternative title Risk of sexual offence recidivism considering static and dynamic factors
Author Mischel, Kelly
Institution Deakin University
School School of Psychology
Faculty Faculty of Health
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name DPsych (f)
Thesis advisor Tooley, GregORCID iD for Tooley, Greg orcid.org/0000-0003-0191-3285
Date submitted 2011-09-12
Keyword(s) ‬child abuse
‬child abuse‎ ‬prevention
‬children of single parents
‬stepfamilies‎ psychological aspects
‬sex offenders‎ rehabilitation
Cinderella effect
Summary This thesis explored the relative utility of evolutionary and ecological theories to understand under which conditions children in non-biological families are most at risk of childmaltreatment.  The study revealed that single-mothers have complex needs and stressors, which may increase their vulnerability and impact on decisions made in selection of partners.
Language eng
Field of Research 179999 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences not elsewhere classified
160201 Causes and Prevention of Crime
Socio Economic Objective 970117 Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Description of original 336 p. : PDF file
Dewey Decimal Classification ‬364.1555
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Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30036815

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