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Author Wade, Jim.

Title Going missing : young people absent from care / Jim Wade and Nina Biehal with Jasmine Clayden and Mike Stein
Published Chichester : John Wiley, [1998]
©1998

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 MELB  362.74 Wad/Gmy  AVAILABLE
Description vi, 217 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Living away from home
Living away from home.
Contents 1. Perspectives on running away -- 2. Research design -- 3. Law and policy -- 4. Who goes missing? -- 5. Patterns of going missing -- 6. Comparing types of absence -- 7. Assessing risks -- 8. The risks for young people -- 9. Histories of going missing -- 10. Why young people go missing -- 11. The placement dimension -- 12. The broader social work context -- 13. Developing a coordinated response -- 14. Working with young people -- 15. Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-212) and index
Subject Runaway children -- Great Britain.
Runaway children.
Runaway teenagers -- Great Britain.
Runaway teenagers.
Social work with children -- Great Britain.
Social work with youth -- Great Britain.
Author Biehal, Nina.
LC no. 98035151
ISBN 0471984760