This paper centres on the discursive strategies of legitimation used to achieve field-level institutional repair in Serious Case Review (SCR) reports of fatal child maltreatment in the United Kingdom (UK). It presents a comparative case study of SCR reports published from 2013–2018 in the UK. Given their focus on fatal child maltreatment each SCR represents an extreme case.
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - 4 Jul 2019|
|Event||35th EGOS Colloquium: Enlightening the Future: The Challenge for Organizations - University of Edinburgh Business School, Edinburgh, UK United Kingdom|
Duration: 4 Jul 2019 → 6 Jul 2019
|Conference||35th EGOS Colloquium|
|Country||UK United Kingdom|
|Period||4/07/19 → 6/07/19|
Herepath, A. (2019). Memento mori: Discursive enactment of field-level institutional repair work through the legitimation of child safeguarding practices in serious case reviews. 1-9. Paper presented at 35th EGOS Colloquium, Edinburgh, UK United Kingdom.