Understanding Child Abuse in Rural and Urban America: Risk Factors and Maltreatment Substantiation
Compares rural and urban outcomes in child abuse cases and risk factors for child maltreatment. Identifies characteristics associated with substantiation.
Wendy A. Walsh, Marybeth J. Mattingly
Carsey School of Public Policy
Abuse and violence · Child welfare · Children and youth · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Substance abuse