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Child abuse and its long term consequences: an exploratory study on Egyptian university students

Mansour, Khalid, Roshdy, Eman, Langdon, Peter E., Daoud, Omaima A., El-Saadawy, Mahmood, Al-Zahrani, Ali, Khashaba, Abdulshafi (2010) Child abuse and its long term consequences: an exploratory study on Egyptian university students. Arab Journal of Psychiatry, 21 . pp. 137-163. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:36174)

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Abstract

Introduction: child abuse and its long term consequences in adulthood have been

similar study in Saudi Arabia, and aims to explore some epidemiological characteristics

Aims: to study the prevalence of child abuse and associated psychological problems

Method: 963 students, from three different colleges of Zagazig University

General health Questionnaire (GHQ), Child Traumatic Questionnaire (CTQ) and

Results: Students reported having suffered Emotional neglect (19%), Emotional

Moderate to severe childhood abuse was correlated with various combinations of

Aggression) in adulthood. Gender and situational stresses, as indicated by GHQ, did not

Conclusion: a large proportion of our sample reported both child abuse and several

serious in this middle class sample and it remains possible that these problems could be

worse in lower social classes.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research > Tizard
Depositing User: Peter Langdon
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2013 15:25 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 12:48 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/36174 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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