The Negative Effects Of Child Abuse In Society

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In society today, abused kids are being abandoned and disowned. Child abuse is wrong and against the law, it is also intentional an unintentional mistreatment of a child. There are four common child abuse which includes physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, emotional or as other researchers might say psychological abuse. Child abuse is not only by the parents but other family members, friends of a friend, teachers even someone the child met outside of their home can abuse a child. Children who are abused no matter which four of the common abuse, there are it could result to a lack of care and more at risk for deviant behavior. Children who are abused can also become victims of themselves later in life. It's kind of hard to recognize when a child has been abused. Children who are abused sometimes could be scared that they will be blamed or no one will believe them. Other times the person who abused them is someone they love and care deeply about so they want to protect them. Child abuse is a global problem that is deeply rooted in cultural, economic an social practice. Child abuse has serious physical and psychosocial consequences which adversely affect the health an overall a well being of a child. This is a value oriented problem that society has a responsibility to address. Child abuse is disturbing social issue in several countries today. The abuse that a child goes through no matter if it's physical, sexual, neglect etc, it could leave many negative effects on the
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