Child Abuse And Its Effects On Children

1489 Words Nov 16th, 2016 6 Pages
Intro This world is controlled and operated by individuals. Within this world, there are different varieties of beliefs and values. The law is around to keep individuals corrected. However, there are cases that have not been solved or not stopped by the law. Child abuse is common. Child abuse can be caused by a variety of reasons. Scientist have been studying and they have some ideas on what prompt people to harm children (Ian Hacking). They are trying to end child abuse, but there is so much they can do. Many children abuse incidents are not reported. Child abuse may have many causes as in way the abuser does it. One specific factor is the background of the abuser. How the abuser was raised and what type of environment they were around can explain a lot. This is a rick factor of the parent’s history of domestic abuse. Child abuse contains of physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, and child neglect (childhelp). Child abuse is a maltreatment, but with a knowledge of the background, causes, effects, and example it may help to save children every year.

Background “Every year more than 3 million reports of child abuse are made in the United States” (childhelp). Child abuse is very common. Those who live around child abuse either try to make the world a better place trying to end it or they learn to continue it. Being abuse is something that people experience and it is difficult to live a normal life afterwards. It is not easy to recognize when a child has been abuse.…
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