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Child Victimization at Working Places in Bangladesh
American Journal of Applied Psychology
Volume 4, Issue 6, November 2015, Pages: 146-149
Received: Sep. 28, 2015; Accepted: Oct. 10, 2015; Published: Oct. 22, 2015
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Md. Kamruzzaman, Department of Criminology and Police Science, Faculty of Life Science, Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University, Santosh, Tangail, Bangladesh
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Abstract
The study was conducted on Tangail Sadar upazila at Tangail district in Bangladesh. There were 60% boys and 40% girlstaken for the study applyingconvenience sampling method. According to the study, 32.9% respondents worked in restaurant, 18.8% in industries and households. Results showed that 41.1% respondents were sexually abused, 23.55% tortured by senior co-workers and 35.25% were physically assaulted. There were 42.4% respondents to work 5-8 hours and 30.5% above 8 hours per dayviolating the ILO regulations.
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Child Victimization, Working Places, Bangladesh
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Md. Kamruzzaman, Child Victimization at Working Places in Bangladesh, American Journal of Applied Psychology. Vol. 4, No. 6, 2015, pp. 146-149. doi: 10.11648/j.ajap.20150406.13
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