The purpose of this article is to offer a brief overview of the state of children internationally as it pertains to their levels of abuse, neglect, and needs. The enormity of this topic is obvious, but it is hoped that a basic understanding and appreciation of the definitions, nature and extent, and myriad issues involved can be derived.
Crews, G. A., & Crews, A. D. (2010). Do you know how your children are? International perspectives on child abuse, mistreatment, and neglect. International Journal of Justice Studies. 1(1), 26-37.