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NCJ Number: 31595 Find in a Library
Title: AMERICA'S RUNAWAYS
Author(s): C CHAPMAN
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 288
Sponsoring Agency: William Morrow and Co, Inc
New York, NY 10019
Sale Source: William Morrow and Co, Inc
1350 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: ACCOUNTS OF CASE HISTORIES OF RUNAWAY CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS, DISCUSSION OF SOCIAL CAUSES OF THE PROBLEM, AND EXPLORATION OF EXISTING AND PROPOSED METHODS OF SOLVING IT.
Abstract: THE AUTHOR EXPLORES HOW THE LAW, PSYCHIATRY, POLITICAL INSTITUTIONS, AND THE SCHOOLS' VIEW OF THE RUNAWAY. ALSO EXAMINED IS THE DEVELOPING NETWORK OF HOMES FOR RUNAWAYS.
Index Term(s): Juvenile status offenses; Runaways
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