Date of Award
Master of Social Work
School of Social Work
The parenting style, level of acculturation and incidence of stress, were explored in order to identify the likelihood of intervention by child protective services to prevent child abuse. Additionally, concerns of whether reports of child abuse were related more to the lack of information about American parenting rules, rather than intentionally abusive behavior.
Huerta-Perales, Patricia Rocio, "The relationship between Mexican-American parenting styles, level of acculturation, and incidence of stress and reports of child abuse" (2000). Theses Digitization Project. 1625.