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Richard W Whitecross, Justice Analytical Services
ISBN 978 0 7559 9899 9 (Web only publication) ISSN 2045 6964 DPPAS 11104
This document is also available in pdf format (238k) This report is accompanied by a Research Findings
1 INTRODUCTIONBackground Child Welfare Hearing Reports Purpose
2 RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODOLOGYResearch Aims and Objectives Ethical Considerations Research Design Interviews Data Collection Data Analysis Limitations of the Study
3 CHILD WELFARE HEARING REPORTS -THE LEGAL FRAMEWORKGeneral Commissioning Preparation Use
4 ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTS - AN OVERVIEWThe Views of Children and their Participation in (Private) Legal Proceedings On the Commissioning, Preparation and Use of Child Welfare Hearing Reports
5 RESEARCH FINDINGSCommissioning Preparation Use of the Reports Conclusions
The views expressed in this report are those of the researcher and do not necessarily represent those of the Department or Scottish Ministers.
This report is available on the Scottish Government Social Research website only www.scotland.gov.uk/socialresearch.
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