More religious involvement apparently does not mitigate the most prevalent forms of childhood maltreatment. These preliminary, yet persuasive findings warrant more policy and prevention efforts focused on childhood abuse in all families, religious as well as nonreligious.
Feinson, M.C. and Meir, A. (2014), "Is religiosity related to reduced abuse in childhood? A community study of ultra-Orthodox and Secular Jewish women", Gendered Perspectives on Conflict and Violence: Part B (Advances in Gender Research, Vol. 18B), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 99-123. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1529-21262014000018B008Download as .RIS
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