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From Street to Hope: Faith Based and Secular Programs in Los by Neela Dabir,Naina Athale

By Neela Dabir,Naina Athale

Globally, street-living little ones are the main fluid inhabitants of weak youngsters. they're conspicuous but subsist at the fringes of the marginalized. This ebook makes an attempt to cartoon a holistic photograph of the road baby phenomenon around the globe.

The ebook accommodates empirical info from a cross-cultural examine of this phenomenon in 3 mega cities-Mumbai, Nairobi and Los Angeles-and the very best practices constructed by way of faith-based and secular organisations to assist street-living little ones. those information comprise international estimates, research of the causative components, occupations of those young children, as additionally the ensuing difficulties. The publication additionally supplies new insights into the impression of country regulations to aid secular and faith-based organisations, and how social carrier is practised by means of such corporations in India, Kenya and united states.

The authors take the readers during the social development of the road baby phenomenon through the years through weaving socio-political, cultural and ancient views in knowing the conditions surrounding them.

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