Nearly half of Israel’s children suffer physical, sexual or emotional abuse, study finds
The University of Haifa study is the first to rely on direct testimony of children rather than the social-welfare authorities.
A study on child abuse of more than 10,000 children — the first of its kind to be conducted in Israel — found that close to half of them reported that they had been physically, emotionally or sexually abused. The study, which was conducted from September 2011 to September 2013 by the Center for the Study of Society at the University of Haifa, was headed by Prof. Zvi Eisikovits...
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