Association between immigrant generational status, child-maltreatment history and intimate-partner violence (IPV): Evidence from a nationally representative survey
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe the variation in child maltreatment experiences across 1st, 2nd and 3rd generation immigrants. Describe and discuss the association between immigrant generational status, a child maltreatment history and intimate partner violence (IPV) victimization and perpetration. Describe and discuss the influence of acculturation on IPV victimization and perpetration among immigrants with and without a child maltreatment history.
Keyword(s): Immigrant Health, Child Abuse
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a PhD Candidate in the Health Research Methodology Program within the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McMaster University. My Graduate training has focused on the social and health experiences of immigrant children, adolescents and their families; and I have a number of publications in this regard.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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