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2014-04-29 09:46:06

Children's exposure to violence and crime declined between 2003 and 2011.

2013-05-14 11:33:53

A study by David Finkelhor, Ph.D., of the University of New Hampshire, and colleagues updates estimates and trends for childhood exposure to a range of violence, crime and abuse victimizations.

2011-10-17 17:18:58

More than 1 in 4 children have been exposed to physical violence between their parents at some time, 1 in 9 of them during the past year.

2011-01-04 13:06:42

Almost half of U.S. youth who experience violence, abuse or crime have had at least one of their victimizations known to school, police or medical authorities.

2010-08-24 16:56:59

Child abuse declined nationally in 2008 compared to 2007.

2009-10-07 12:46:08

A new study from the University of New Hampshire finds that U.S. children are routinely exposed to even more violence and abuse than has been previously recognized, with nearly half experiencing a physical assault in the study year.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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