Cognition, Emotion, and Neurobiological Development: Mediating the Relation Between Maltreatment and Aggression

Authors: 

Lee, Vivien
Hoaken, Peter

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Year of Publication: 
2007
Source: 
Child Maltreatment, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp. 281-298
Abstract: 

This article reviews the link between maltreatment and aggression, positing that maltreatment increases the risk of aggression through its impact on cognitive and emotional processing, with persistent effects because of impacts on the child’s developing neurobiology.

ISBN / ISSN / DOI: 
1077-5595
Type of Publication: 
Journal article