CONTENTS:- Vol.1: Selection and Enumeration of Street Children: 1. Understanding Street Children; 2. Street Children and Social Menace; 3. Health Issues; 4. Homelessness; 5. Refugee Children; 6. Violence Against Children; 7. Prevention of Street Migration; 8. Teaching, Training and Skills Development; 9. Street Children and Needs-based Approach; 10. Assessing Street Children. Vol.2: Delinquent Street Children: 1. Introduction; 2. Trafficking and Sexual Abuse among Street Children; 3. HIV/AIDS and STDs among Street Children; 4. Street Children and Violence; 5. Child Prostitution; 6. Street Children and Juvenile Justice; 7. Children in Armed Conflict; 8. Refugee and Asylum-seeking; 9. Street Children's Experiences in the Injustice System; 10. Police Abuse and Arbitrary Detention. Vol.3: Street Children and the Future Direction: 1. Defining Street Children; 2. Human Rights Issues of Street Children; 3. Refugee Children; 4. Education for Street Children; 5. Policymaking for Street Children; 6. Future Health Care for Street Children; 7. Children's Participation; 8. Empowering Street Children; 9. Ensuring Positive Future.
The present work in three volumes provides a comprehensive analysis of the problems of street children. The first volume Selection and Enumeration of Street Children narrates the status and burning issues of street children around the world. The second volume delinquent Street Children discusses the crime trends among street children, the reasons that makes them criminals and the measures to reduce the delinquent activities. The third volume Street Children and the Future Directions discusses about the precarious future of street children. It explains the effective interventions to be taken to protect them from physical and mental vulnerabilities. This work will prove to be a useful reference material fro sociologists, researchers, policy-makers, child welfare agencies and all who working for the empowerment of street children.