"They've been thrown here": residential care professionals' discursive construction of the term "unaccompanied minors"


Abstract Objectives In this presentation we intend to analyze how care professionals discursively construct the term “unaccompanied minors” (UMs) and how, in doing so, they account for their everyday practices within... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Marzia Saglietti (Università di Bologna)
  2. Laura Palareti (Università di Bologna)

Topic Areas

Residential child care , Migration and minorities in child welfare


OS-22 » Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children (12:30 - Thursday, 15th September, Sala 1)