UA-174898256-1 Crimes Against Children Research Center


Bystander Behavior
Bullying, Peer and  Sibling
 Child Advocacy Centers

Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children
 Exposure to Domestic Violence
Firearm Violence
General Child Victimization
Hate and Bias Victimization
Impacts of Child Victimization
Kidnapping and Missing Children
Physical Abuse
Polyvictimization ACES (adverse childhood experiences)

Self-Directed Violence 

Sexual Abuse
Sexual and Gender Minority Youth

Technology/Internet Victimization

Trends in Child Victimization

Books from CCRC

For papers, see the page under the appropriate topic from the list on the right of this page.

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Finkelhor, D. Childhood Victimization: Violence, Crime and Abuse in the Lives of Young People. Oxford University Press, 2008.




Other Books
Program Evaluation and Family Violence Research

Ward, S. & D. Finkelhor. Program Evaluation and Family Violence Research. Haworth Maltreatment and Trauma Press, 2001.




Nursery Crimes


Finkelhor, D. Nursery Crimes. SAGE Press, 1988.



License to Rape


Finkelhor, D. & K. Yllo. License to Rape: Sexual Abuse of Wives. Free Press, 1987.



A Sourcebook on Child Sexual Abuse


Finkelhor, D. A Sourcebook on Child Sexual Abuse. Sage Publications, 1986.




Child Sexual Abuse: New Theory and Research


Finkelhor, D. Child Sexual Abuse. Free Press, 1984.



.The Dark Side of Families: Current Family Violence Research


Finkelhor, D., R. Gelles, G. Hotaling, & M. Straus. The Dark Side of Families: Current Family Violence Research. Sage Publications, 1983.



Sexually Victimized Children


Finkelhor, D. Sexually Victimized Children. Free Press, 1981.