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Unformatted text preview: 8/4% Hitting Kids==> Norm Widely practiced Past year Ever Spank/slap 58% 71% Push 41% 46% Hit with object 13% 20% Thrown object 5% 9% Kicked, beaten 3% 4% Beat up 1% 4% Used weapon .1% 3% Of most violent, past year==> 1.4-1.9 million events Patterns Moms more than Dads 1. More time spent with children 2. Child's behavior reflects on their competence 3. Frustration (lack of role opportunities) Sons mostmost often the victims: Social role- "Men can take it" Factors 1. Authoritarianism 2. Having been abused, social learning 3. Unemployment, Stress, Poverty, isolation...
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10