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National Family Violence Survey, 1985

Dataset Number: 55


Straus, M. A. & Gelles, R. J.


A representative national sample of 6,002 families were studied with an emphasis on psychological and medical consequences, costs, and help-seeking patterns of intra-family violence. The study is a follow-up to the 1975 National Family Violence Survey.

Bibliographic Citation

Straus, M., & Gelles, R. (1990).National Family Violence Survey, 1985[Dataset]. National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect.

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