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Egeland, B., & Brunnquell, D. (1979). An at-risk approach to the study of child abuse: Some preliminary findings. Journal of the American Academy of Child Psychiatry, 8, 219-235.

Egeland, B., Breitenbucher, M., & Rosenberg, D. (1980). Prospective study of the significance of life stress in the etiology of child abuse. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 48(2), 195-205.

Egeland, B., Deinard, A., Brunnquell, D., Phipps-Yonas, S., & Crichton, L. (1980). Final report: A prospective study of the antecedents of child abuse. National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect, Administration for Children, Youth and Families, Office of Child Development, HEW, Washington, D.C. June.

Brunnquell, D., Crichton, L., & Egeland, B. (1981). Maternal personality and attitude in disturbances of child-rearing. Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 51, 680-691.

Egeland, B., & Sroufe, L. A. (1981). Attachment and early maltreatment. Child Development, 52, 44-52.

Egeland, B., & Sroufe, L. A. (1981). Developmental sequelae of maltreatment in infancy. In R. Rizley and D. Cicchetti (Eds.), New directions for child development: Developmental perspectives in child maltreatment (pp. 77-92). San Francisco, CA: Jossey Bass, Inc.

Egeland, B., & Vaughn, B. (1981). Failure of "bond formation" as a cause of abuse, neglect, and maltreatment. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 51, 78-84.

Egeland, B., Sroufe, L. A., & Erickson, M. F. (1983). Developmental consequences of different patterns of maltreatment. Child Abuse and Neglect, 7, 459-469.

Egeland, B. (1985). The consequences of physical and emotional neglect on the development of young children. In Research symposium on child neglect:  Child neglect monograph: Proceedings from a symposium (pp. D10-D22). Washington, DC: National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect.

Egeland, B., & Erickson, M. F. (1987). Psychologically unavailable caregiving: The effects on development of young children and the implications for intervention. In M. Brassard, B. Germain, and S. Hart (Eds.), Psychological maltreatment of children and youth. (pp.110-120). NY: Pergamon Press.

Egeland, B., Jacobvitz, D., & Papatola, K. (1987). Intergenerational continuity of abuse. In R. Gelles and J. Lancaster (Eds.), Child abuse and neglect: Biosocial dimensions (pp. 255-276). New York: Aldine de Gruyter.

Erickson, M. F., & Egeland, B. (1987). A developmental view of the psychological consequences of maltreatment. School Psychology Review, 16(2), 156-168.

Farber, E. A., & Egeland, B. (1987). Invulnerability among abused and neglected children. In E. J. Anthony and B. Cohler (Eds.), The invulnerable child (pp. 253-288). New York: Guilford Press.

Egeland, B., Jacobvitz, D., & Sroufe, L. A. (1988). Breaking the cycle of abuse: Implications for prediction and intervention. In K. D. Browne, C. Davies, and P. Stratton (Eds.), Early prediction and prevention of child abuse. NY: J. Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Egeland, B., Jacobvitz, D., & Sroufe, L. A. (1988). Breaking the cycle of abuse. Child Development, 59(4), 1080-1088.

Erickson, M. F., Egeland, B., & Pianta, R. (1989). The effects of maltreatment on the development of young children. In D. Cicchetti and V. Carlson (Eds.), Child maltreatment: Theory and research on the causes and consequences of child abuse and neglect (pp. 647-684). Cambridge University Press.

Pianta, R., Egeland, B., & Erickson, M. F. (1989). The antecedents of maltreatment: Results of the mother-child interaction research project. In D. Cicchetti and V. Carlson (Eds.), Child maltreatment: Theory and research on the causes and consequences of child abuse and neglect (pp. 203-253). Cambridge University Press.

Egeland, B. (1991) A longitudinal study of high risk families: Issues and findings. In R. H. Starr and D. A. Wolfe (Eds.), The effects of child abuse and neglect: Issues and research (pp. 33-56). Guilford Publications, Inc.

Egeland, B. (1991). From data to definition. Development and Psychopathology, 3, 37-43.

Egeland, B. (1993). A history of abuse is a major risk factor for abusing in the next generation. In R. Gelles & D. R. Loseke (Eds.), Current controversies on family violence (pp. 197-208). Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications.

Sroufe, L. A., Bennett, C., Englund, M., Urban, J., & Shulman, S. (1993). The significance of gender boundaries in preadolescence: Contemporary correlates and antecedents of boundary violation and maintenance. Child Development, 64(2), 455-466.

McCrone, E., Egeland, B., Kalkoske, M., & Carlson, E. (1994). Relations between early maltreatment and mental representations of relationships assessed with projective storytelling in middle childhood. Development and Psychopathology, 6, 99-120.

Powell, J. L., Cheng, V. K., & Egeland, B. (1995). Transmision del maltrato de padres a hijos. Infancia y Aprendizaje, 71, 99-110.

Egeland, B. & Susman-Stillman, A.  (1996). Dissociation as a mediator of child abuse across generations. Child Abuse and Neglect, The International Journal, 20 (11), 1123-1132.

Erickson, M. F., & Egeland, B. (1996). The quiet assault: A portrait of child neglect. In L. Berliner, J. Briere, S. Bulkley, C. Jenny, & T. Reid (Eds.), The handbook of child maltreatment (pp. 4-20). Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications.

Egeland, B. (1997).  Mediators of the effects of child maltreatment on developmental adaptation in adolescence. Cicchetti, D. and Toth, S. L. (Eds.) Rochester Symposium on Developmental Psychopathology, Volume, VIII: The Effects of Trauma on the Developmental Process, (pp. 403-434). Rochester, NY: University Press.

Duggal, S. & Sroufe, L.A. (1998). Recovered memory of childhood sexual trauma: A documented case from a longitudinal study. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 11(2). 301-321.

Egeland, B., Bosquet, M., Levy, A.,K. (2002). Continuities and discontinuities in the intergenerational transmission of child maltreatment: Implications for breaking the cycle of abuse.  In K. Browne, H. Hanks, P. Stratton, & C. Hamilton (Eds.), The prediction and prevention of child abuse: A handbook (pp.217-232).  New York: John Wiley & Sons.

Egeland, B., Yates, T., Appleyard, K., & van Dulmen, M. (2002).  The long-term consequences of maltreatment in the early years: A developmental pathway model to antisocial behavior.  Children’s Services, 5(4), 249-260.

Erickson, M. F., & Egeland, B.  (2002).  Child neglect.  In J. Briere, L. Berliner, C. T. Hendrix, C. Jenny, & T. Reid (Eds.), The APSAC Handbook on Child Maltreatment, 2nd ed. (pp. 3-20).  Thousand Oaks, CA:  Sage Publications.

Yates, T.M., Dodds, M.F., Sroufe, L.A., & Egeland, B.  (2003).  Exposure to partner violence and child behavior problems:  A prospective study controlling for child-directed abuse and neglect, child cognitive ability, socioeconomic status, and life stress.  Development and Psychopathology, 15, 199-218.

Yates, T. (2004). The developmental psychopathology of self-injurious behavior: Compensatory regulation in post-traumatic adaptation. Clinical Psychology Review, 24. 35-74.

Burt, K.B., van Dulmen, M.H.M., Carlivati, J., Egeland, B., Sroufe, L.A., Forman, D.R., Appleyard, K., & Carlson, E.A. (2005). Mediating links between maternal depression and offspring psychopathology: The importance of independent data. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 46(5).  490-499.

Shaffer, A. & Sroufe, L. A. (2005). The developmental and adaptational implications of generational boundary dissolution: Findings from a prospective, longitudinal study. Journal of Emotional Abuse, 5(2/3). 67-84.

Lawrence, C. R., Carlson, E. A., Egeland, B. (2006). The impact of foster care on development.  Development and Psychopathology, 18(1). 57-76.

Shaffer, A., Huston, L., & Egeland, B. (2008). Identification of child maltreatment using prospective and self-report methodologies: A comparison of maltreatment incidence and relation to later psychopathology. Child Abuse and Neglect, 32. 682-692.

Yates, T., Carlson, E., Egeland, B. (2008).  A prospective study of child maltreatment and self injurious behavior in a community sample. Development and Psychopathology, 20. 651-671.

Egeland, B. (2009). Taking stock: Childhood emotional maltreatment and developmental psychopathology. Child Abuse & Neglect, 33. 22-26.

Shaffer, A., Yates, T.M.,  & Egeland, B. (2009). The relation of emotional maltreatment to early adolescent competence: Developmental processes in a prospective study. Child Abuse and Neglect, 33, 36-44.

Erickson, M.F. & Egeland, B. (2011).  Child neglect.  In J. E. B. Myers (Ed.) The APSAC Handbook on Child Maltreatment, 3rd ed. (pp. 103-124). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.

Cutuli, J. J., Raby, K. L., Cicchetti, D., Englund, M. M., & Egeland, B. (2013). Contributions of maltreatment and serotonin transporter genotype to depression in childhood, adolescence, and early adulthood. Journal of Affective Disorders, 149. 30-37.