ERIC Number: EJ363028
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
How Children and Adolescents Conceive Their World Beyond the Group Care Setting.
Maier, Henry W.
Child and Youth Services, v9 n2 p87-107 1987
Discusses children's conceptions of their lives "away from home" while they are in residential settings. Focuses on children's notions about family life, home, neighbors, community, and society, employing a developmental framework. Describes how contextual factors (e.g., the surrounding social services network) influence the planning, operation, and evaluation of residential settings. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue on Developmental Group Care of Children and Youth: Concepts and Practice.