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Child protection policy in Pakistan

Jabeen, Tahira

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This thesis explores the concept of child protection from a policy perspective. I argue that concepts matter in the formulation of policies because the way an issue is thought about affects policy responses. The concept of child protection has come a long way from its origin in the 'child rescue movement' of the 1870s; however, the socially constructed nature of child protection has only been gradually realised. The uncritical acceptance of child protection imperatives stemming from the...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012-12
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/109585

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