ERIC Number: EJ256157
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Runaways: Jurisdiction, Dynamics, and Treatment.
Morgan, Oliver J.
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, v8 n1 p121-27 Jan 1982
Describes running away from home as a family affair. Suggests the "status offender" legal jurisdiction over runaways should be changed and new alternatives for dealing with runaways and their families developed. Proposes these alternatives should be informed with the perspectives of a family therapeutic approach sensitive to intergenerational forces. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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