chapter  III
10 Pages

Research Questions

WithLisa A. Russell

79The research questions are organized around three main themes: (1) description of the sociodemographic, maltreatment, and psychological characteristics of the sample; (2) analysis of the relationships between maltreatment, symptoms of psychological distress, and any mediators or moderators; and (3) examination of the relationships between gender, the experience of maltreatment, and the psychological and behavioral correlates of maltreatment.