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Vägen bort: En textanalytisk studie av rättsdomar
Stockholm University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Social Work.
Stockholm University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Social Work.
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2008 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

The intention with the study is to describe the home and life conditions for boys at the age range between 13 to 18 year, who has been under custody according to the § 2 LVU.

The empiric is 21 real court cases, judged in Stockholm and to Stockholm counted surround-ings 2006, in which the range of the boys were representative.

A text analyze method is used to execute the study. The study penetrates the life situation of the caregiver and how their situation affects the boy and the boys actions.

The total conclusion of the study, based on an ecological evolution perspective, is that life-situation of the caregiver affects the boys and the boys actions.

The boys are affected negatively by the situation of their caregivers, and according to the study, the boys have established own problems, like difficulties in school, criminality, or other psychological diagnoses. They are also often exposed to physical or psychological violence by the caregiver. Additionally the conclusion is that the caregiver neglect the boys in many other ways, prior themselves and their needs before the boys.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2008. , 46 p.
Keyword [en]
LVU boys, 2 § LVU boys, scarcity of care, neglect, court case
Keyword [sv]
LVU pojkar, 2 § LVU pojkar, brister i omsorgen, försummad, rättsdomar
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Social Work
URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-8216OAI: diva2:199829
Available from: 2008-09-19 Created: 2008-09-19Bibliographically approved

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