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Wandering in the contemporary: a study about the perception of managers and professional of attendance institutions in relation to the highway wanderers.

Grant number: 09/00641-0
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
Effective date (Start): September 01, 2009
Effective date (End): August 31, 2012
Field of knowledge:Humanities - Psychology - Social Psychology
Principal researcher:José Sterza Justo
Grantee:Eurípedes Costa Do Nascimento
Home Institution: Faculdade de Ciências e Letras (FCL-ASSIS). Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Assis. Assis , SP, Brazil


The wandering phenomenon related to migration, poverty, unemployment and social disaffiliation it is a common characteristic at the present time and can radically be noticed in the case of highway wanderers: subjects that walk on foot through the brazilian highways without certain course or definite destination and unknown practically for the public political of social attendance. The present paper aims to analyze how the managers and professionals of some attendance institutions in São Paulo State perceive this complex contemporary phenomenon and what the guidelines followed to the aid of these subjects.

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EURÍPEDES COSTA DO NASCIMENTO; JOSÉ STERZA JUSTO. Assistência social e práticas institucionais no atendimento a andarilhos de estrada. Estudos de Psicologia (Campinas), v. 31, n. 4, p. -, Dez. 2014.
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NASCIMENTO, Eurípedes Costa Do. Errância no contemporâneo : um estudo sobre a percepção de dirigentes e profissionais de instituições assistenciais em relação a andarilhos de estrada. 2012. 198 f. Doctoral Thesis - Universidade Estadual Paulista "Júlio de Mesquita Filho" Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciencias e Letras (Campus de Assis). Assis.

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