Dataset for 'Child Safeguarding Practices in Light of the Deserving/Undeserving Paradigm '.

  • Wendy Sims-Schouten (Creator)
  • A. Skinner (Creator)
  • Kayleigh Samantha Jane Rivett (Creator)



Dataset 1: Children’s Case Files from the Children’s Society’s (formerly known as the Waifs and Strays Society) children’s case files from 1881- to 1918 highlighting the perception of custodians, doctors and professionals, as well as children and parents.

Dataset 2 consists of semi-structured interviews with care leavers, which cannot be shared for reasons of confidentiality. Please contact Wendy Sims-Schouten (
Date made available4 Jun 2019
PublisherUniversity of Portsmouth

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