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Historical abuse in residential child care in Scotland 1950 -1995

Sen, Robin and Kendrick, Andrew and Milligan, Ian and Hawthorn, Moyra and , University of Strathclyde (2007) Historical abuse in residential child care in Scotland 1950 -1995. In: Historical Abuse Systemic Review: Residential Schools and Children's Homes in Scotland 1950 - 1995. The Scottish Government, Edinburgh, pp. 179-208. ISBN 978-0-7559-5613-5

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This is a systemic review: it's about systems - the systems of laws, rules and regulations (the regulatory framework) that governed residential schools and children's homes. It's about how these schools and homes complied with the regulatory framework, and about the systems for monitoring and inspecting the schools and homes.