Open Access Graduate Research Paper
The purpose of this content analysis was to determine how c·haracters who are victims of child abuse and characters who -:are child abusers are portrayed in young adult novels. The research also included determining how realistic the Jitu~tions involving child abuse are described in the novels.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts
Department of Library Science
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©1985 Kristy Lyn Berschman
Berschman, Kristy Lyn, "The portrayal of child abuse in young adult literature" (1985). Graduate Research Papers. 1885.