Journal of
African Studies and Development

  • Abbreviation: J. Afr. Stud. Dev
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2189
  • DOI: 10.5897/JASD
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 205

Full Length Research Paper

A synthesis model of community orientation toward child sexual abuse in the central region of Ghana

Solomon Abekah Keelson
  • Solomon Abekah Keelson
  • Department of Marketing, Faculty of Business Studies, Takoradi Technical University, Takoradi, Ghana.
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  •  Received: 19 March 2021
  •  Accepted: 20 May 2021
  •  Published: 31 May 2021

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