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Transitioning to Adulthood: Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Young People Leaving Care. A qualitative study in Hamburg.


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Title: Transitioning to Adulthood: Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Young People Leaving Care. A qualitative study in Hamburg.
Other Titles: Transitioning to Adulthood: Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Young People Leaving Care. A qualitative study in Hamburg.
Authors: Ahrens, Julia
Issue Date: 8-Aug-2013
Degree: Student essay
Keywords: Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children/Young People, Youth, Transition to Adulthood, Social Capital
Abstract: International research has shown that care leavers face a series of complex transition tasks on their way to adulthood. They have to master these with less emotional and financial support than their peers with access to family support. Consequently they are at higher risk of homelessness, unemployment and social exclusion. Unaccompanied asylum seeking young people leaving care face additional challenges due to their status as refugees with often un-regularized residence permits. Research finding... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/33628
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