Children at Risk

@article{Sadoway1977ChildrenAR,
  title={Children at Risk},
  author={Geraldine Sadoway},
  journal={The Police Journal: Theory, Practice and Principles},
  year={1977},
  volume={60},
  pages={45 - 45}
}
  • Geraldine Sadoway
  • Published 1 January 1987
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • The Police Journal: Theory, Practice and Principles
C hildren are at risk in every part of the world today. They are at risk because of their special vulnerability as children and because the “natural” urge of most adults to protect and care for children falls far short of ensuring their protection and care. Children are particularly at risk when they are separated from their parents and families due to war, poverty, and oppression, or when their caregivers have themselves become their exploiters and persecutors. According to UNICEF’s most… Expand
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