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Abandoned children

Author: Catherine Panter-Brick; Malcolm T Smith
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The situation of children abandoned by adults, in homes, sleeping rough, and in other circumstances, attracts much political and journalistic attention, but little from scientists. This text aims to explain this situation.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Panter-Brick; Malcolm T Smith
ISBN: 0521772761 9780521772761 0521775558 9780521775557
OCLC Number: 42462856
Description: xvi, 231 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Nobody's children? A reconsideration of child abandonment / Catherine Panter-Brick --
Circulation of children in eighteenth-century Portugal / Isabel Dos Guimarães Sá --
The lives of foundlings in nineteenth-century Italy / David I. Kertzer --
Modelling the economic and human costs of foundling care in the Azores / Malcolm T. Smith --
Five centuries of foundling history in Florence : changing patterns of abandonment, care and mortality / Pier Paolo Viazzo, Maria Bortolotto and Andrea Zanotto --
'Borrowed children' in the Greek civil war / Eftihia Voutira and Aigli Brouskou --
Children separated from their families in the Mozambique war / Helen Charnley --
Psychological perspectives of 'abandoned' and 'abandoning' street children / Angela Veale, Max Taylor, and Carol Linehan --
In search of Brazil's street children / Tobias Hecht --
A comparative perspective on children's 'careers' and abandonment in Nepal / Rachel Baker and Catherine Panter-Brick --
Abandonment and child prostitution in a Thai slum community / Heather Montgomery --
Seen but not heard : refugee children and models for intervention / Rachel Hinton --
Children of protracted exile : where do we belong? / Mia Flores-Bórquez.
Responsibility: edited by Catherine Panter-Brick and Malcolm T. Smith.
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This book attempts to show that the presentations of 'abandoned' children tend to take for granted ethnocentric ideas about what children can and should do, and what their relationship should be with  Read more...

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'I recommend a full and careful reading of this volume to all those interested in research and intervention with children in difficult circumstances.' Jill E. Korbin, Journal of the Royal Read more...

 
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