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ERIC Number: EJ556429
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1881
The Use of Legal Proceedings in Cases of Non-attendance at School: Perceptions of Education Welfare Officers.
Waddington, Chris
Educational Research, v39 n3 p333-42 Win 1997
Interviews with 29 British Education Welfare Officers found they were involved in 21 court cases related to truancy. Some believed legal action was valuable; others were strongly opposed. Factors influencing its use included parent cooperativeness, presence of siblings, and teacher attitudes. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom