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NISMART Questions and Answer
(NCJ 196760) October 2002
OJJDP NISMART Series, Fact Sheet, 2 page(s)
Finkelhor, D., Hammer, H., Sedlak, A. J.
 
Provides a quick overview of the Second National Incidence Studies of Missing, Abducted, Runaway, and Thrownaway Children (NISMART–2). NISMART consists of several complementary studies designed to estimate the size and nature of the Nation's missing children problem. This Fact Sheet, a companion piece to a corresponding series of OJJDP Bulletins, answers anticipated questions to help explain NISMART's purpose, methodology, and findings.
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