This sensitive, insightful, and troubling book communicates, through the voices of children, the harsh life experiences of homelessness. Individual chapters address basic relationships common to all children--family, friends, and school--and then consider how these relationships are impacted by homelessness.--This text refers to the Paperback edition.
About the Author
MARY E. WALSH is Associate Professor and Director of the Doctoral Training Program at Boston College. She is an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. She is the co-author of Children's Conceptions of Health, Illness, and Bodily Functions, and has contributed to numerous scholarly and professional journal.