lnu.sePublikasjoner
Endre søk
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Barnets bästa i komplexa vårdnadstvister: En kvalitativ intervjustudie ur familjerättssekreterares perspektiv
Linnéuniversitetet, Fakulteten för samhällsvetenskap (FSV), Institutionen för socialt arbete (SA).
2017 (svensk)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 poäng / 15 hpOppgaveAlternativ tittel
The child's best interest in complex custody disputes : A qualitative interview study from family law workers perspective (engelsk)
Abstract [en]

The aim of this study was to investigate how family law caseworkers in Sweden handle the mediation process in child custody disputes. Three themes were emphasized: the child’s best interest, strategies to maintain the child’s best interest and family conflicts and high-conflict families. To get an understanding of how these themes relate to child custody disputes, I conducted semi-structured interviews with family law caseworkers, since working with custody cases is part of their daily work. I chose a qualitative method because I was striving for diverse and comprehensive responses about family caseworkers’ practical experience in dealing with custody disputes. When asked about the definition of the child’s best interest, all respondents agreed that it is an open concept, implying that the definition depends on the specific circumstances surrounding the case. Generally, the respondents were of the opinion that the child’s best interest is synonymous with joint custody. The respondents stated that they employ different strategies to ensure that the child’s best interest is maintained, which is a result of their relatively high discretion. They stressed that while their primary focus is on dialogue with the parents, they use child testimonies as an additional guidance when determining what constitutes the child’s best in the case at hand. However, they also pointed out that a child’s wishes do not always coincide with the child’s best interest. When it comes to high-conflict families, the respondents concluded that the term has not been established in practice, although the problems associated with such families were recognized. After I presented the formal definition outlined in American research, the respondents agreed that the definition is useful in practice.

sted, utgiver, år, opplag, sider
2017. , s. 57
Emneord [en]
child's best interest, custody disputes, discretion, high-conflict families
Emneord [sv]
barnets bästa, vårdnadstvister, handlingsutrymme, högkonfliktfamiljer
HSV kategori
Identifikatorer
URN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-64701OAI: oai:DiVA.org:lnu-64701DiVA, id: diva2:1105046
Fag / kurs
Social Work
Utdanningsprogram
Social Work Study Programme, 210 credits
Presentation
2017-06-01, K2049, P G Vejdes väg, 351 95, Växjö, 10:30 (svensk)
Veileder
Examiner
Tilgjengelig fra: 2017-06-13 Laget: 2017-06-02 Sist oppdatert: 2017-06-13bibliografisk kontrollert

Open Access i DiVA

fulltext(809 kB)486 nedlastinger
Filinformasjon
Fil FULLTEXT01.pdfFilstørrelse 809 kBChecksum SHA-512
e79b03675ca114009b380ec3cc5dfb399c86f6e3c1d307be0d8d5fa266017af8bba21d64db690af30f552c90aa1f881a64fe11baed27b08640521b853066d1b5
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Søk i DiVA

Av forfatter/redaktør
Akillioglu Popescu, Sabrinne
Av organisasjonen

Søk utenfor DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Totalt: 486 nedlastinger
Antall nedlastinger er summen av alle nedlastinger av alle fulltekster. Det kan for eksempel være tidligere versjoner som er ikke lenger tilgjengelige

urn-nbn

Altmetric

urn-nbn
Totalt: 1343 treff
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf