Portrayals of child abuse scandals in the media in Australia and England

Impacts on practice, policy, and systems: Most media coverage distorts the public understandings of the nature of child maltreatment

Bob Lonne, Nigel Parton

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

32 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)822-836
Number of pages15
JournalChild Abuse and Neglect
Volume38
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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