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Author Pearce, Jenny J.

Title It's someone taking a part of you : a study of young women and sexual exploitation / Jenny J. Pearce with Mary Williams and Cristina Galvin
Published London : National Children's Bureau, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 90 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover; Contents; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; Preface; Themes From Existing Work; Introduction; Age of Beginning to Sell Sex; Issues of definition and the scale of the problem; Running from home or care; Coercion by abusive adults; Substance misuse and sexual exploitation; Violence and sexual exploitation; Policy and practice; Conclusion; Research Aims, Methods and Quantitative Data; Introduction; Aims; The two locations where the research took place; The nature of the partnership with the NSPCC in the two different locations; Methods; Child centred research
Summary Based on 55 case studies, this report which presents young women's accounts of their experience of violence and sexual exploitation and explores the choices and opportunities available to young women who are at risk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 85-89)
Credits At foot of title page: Joseph Rowntree Foundation [and others]
Notes Print version record
Subject Exploitation.
Young women.
Form Electronic book
Author Galvin, Cristina.
Williams, Mary.
ISBN 190796939X (electronic bk.)
9781907969393 (electronic bk.)