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ERIC Number: EJ594589
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
Is the Street Child Phenomenon Synonymous with Deviant Behavior?
le Roux, Johann; Smith, Cheryl Sylvia
Adolescence, v33 n132 p915-25 Win 1998
The police, court officials, social workers, and the public in general perceive street children negatively: their behavior is deemed deviant. This paper examines the concept of deviance as a label placed on the powerless by those in positions of power. (Author)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa