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|Notes:||Previous edition: Aldershot: Wildwood House, 1988.|
|Description:||xii, 177 pages ; 22 cm|
|Contents:||Children looked after by local authorities and their families; A review of social work practice in child placement; Principles for practice; Choosing the placement; Achieving permanence by return to the children's natural family; Long-term placement with relatives or friends; Permanent placement with substitute families; Long-term residential care and specialist fostering; After placement and aftercare. Appendix 1: Summary of child care law and statistics for Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, Appendix 2: Selected reading for child care practitioners; Bibliography; Index.|