Mercado Contreras, Cinthia Tomasa; Pedroza Cabrera, Francisco Javier; Martínez Martínez, Kalina Isela
[EN] The advance of the technology in communications has led to social networking sites
fulfill an important role in society. Among the most used and known is Facebook, that
social network allows to make public certain information and provides the opportunity to
hold private conversations. This new trend of talks, and the natural desire to explore
sexuality has led young people interested at phenomenon known as sexting. This
phenomenon, from some of the negative consequences became public, has attracted
the interest from parents, teachers, researchers and health workers, however, have not
been universally well defined. This lack of unanimous conceptualization has led to
confusion within the psychological, social...
[EN] In this article we will present the information obtained in the project entitled "Investigation
on conditions of work and opinion on trafficking in persons between population that he
exercises the feminine prostitution in Uruguay " from 188 interviews to sexual workers.
First we analyse the concept of child prostitution in the frame of the sexual exploitation of
children and teenagers, to advance then in the result of the fieldwork. 29 % of the
sample expresses to know cases of child prostitution in his areas of work, which confirms
a worrying presence of this phenomenon, especially in the street prostitution. As for the
opinion, 77% of the...
Bailín-Perarnau, Carmen; Tobeña-Arasanz, Rosario; Ortega-Franco, Gemma; Asensio-Martinez, Angela; Magallón-Botaya, Rosa
[EN] The rate at which the phenomenon of child-to-parent violence occurs appears to be
increasing. In the present study a non-experimental, descriptive and transversal design
was used. Data collection was made using surveys, psychological tests and
questionnaires applied to parents, minors, at-risk youth counsellors and child adolescent
mental health services professionals in the provinces of Zaragoza and Huesca, Spain.
The main results are: the minors who committed child-to-parent violence were
adolescent males; the victims were mostly mothers; this phenomenon did not occur more
frequently in the immigrant population; more cases occurred in families with lower
income levels; adoption may have been a characteristic feature of these families, but...
Ramón Fernández, Francisca; Ferreira de Carvalho, Edson
[EN] In the present work there are exposed the principal juridical, conceptual aspects,
modalities, scope and reasons relative to the infantile prostitution in Brazil. The study of
the legislation shows the existence of tools to attack the situation of risk of the minors,
but different environmental, social and economic factors do that it turns out to be
insufficient to solve the problem. The situation of the minor reaches highly worrying
levels in relation with the sexual exploitation and the situation of social exclusion in the
one that takes place, influencing of very negative form the future of the same ones. A
major social conscience is needed to...
García Cortés, Beatriz
[EN] According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the childhood obesity affects 42
million children worldwide, 35 million of whom live in the developing countries (WHO,
It is not only a social issue but also a political and economic problem that affects a large,
vulnerable and strategic population. Because of its multifactorial origin requires a
The aim of this study is to frame a multidisciplinary state of the art on the issue from a
social view. Here is a literature review that considers all the relevant research, both
international and national, with a striking attention to those published in the last five years.
It is expected...
Fernandez Murcia, Abraham
[EN] For social educators every day it becomes more and more necessary to confront
potential problems that inappropriate use of ICT could generate in the development of
children in our immediate environment. Thus it becomes necessary to identify the risk
factors and generate a response as a protective factor.
It is not unreasonable to think that the digital gap created between children and adults
may tend to increase, due no doubt to the constant and sometimes exhausting evolution
of new technologies and the neuronal plasticity of these children.
We identify the most significant behaviors that children reproduce when entering the
world of ITC, as it is shown in...
Cabedo Mallol, Vicente
Cabedo Mallol, V. (2016). Editorial núm. 10. Revista sobre la infancia y la adolescencia. (10). doi:10.4995/reinad.2016.5684.