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Principal Investigator(s): Hammer, Heather; Sedlak, Andrea J.; Finkelhor, David
Summary: The National Incidence Studies of Missing, Abducted, Runaway, and Thrownaway Children (NISMART) were undertaken in response to the mandate of the 1984 Missing Children's Assistance Act (Pub.L. 98-473) that requires the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) to conduct periodic national incidence studies to determine the actual number of children reported missing and the number of missing children who are recovered for a given year. The first such study, NISMART... (view full summary)
Persistent URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04566.v1
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