skip to content
Child welfare : historical dimensions, contemporary debates Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Child welfare : historical dimensions, contemporary debates

Author: Harry Hendrick
Publisher: Bristol : Policy, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Rev. ed.]View all editions and formats
Summary:
Hendrick offers a wide-ranging historical overview of child welfare in England. He gives a provocative account of contemporary policies and the ideological thrust behind him, as well as providing an informed historical perspective on the evolution of child welfare during the last century.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Hendrick
ISBN: 1861344783 9781861344786 1861344775 9781861344779
OCLC Number: 51108368
Notes: Previous ed. (i.e. 1st ed.): London : Routledge, 1994.
Description: x, 288 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Child welfare: ways of seeing --
The narrative of bodies/minds: bodies --
The narrative of bodies/minds: minds (and bodies) --
The narrative of victims/threats --
The relationship between bodies/minds and victims/threats --
Normal/abnormal --
Children as the future --
Providing for the 'children of the nation', 1880s-1918 --
The Child Study Movement --
Child cruelty and the NSPCC --
The age of consent and punishment of incest --
Children in care: the Poor Law, voluntary societies and child emigration --
The blind, the deaf and the 'feeble-minded' --
The Infant Welfare Movement --
The School Meals Service --
School medical inspection and treatment --
The 1908 Children Act --
Child welfare in a period of economic and political crises, 1918-45 --
Nutrition --
Medical treatment --
The Child Guidance Movement --
Changing perspectives on juvenile delinquency: the 1933 Children and Young Persons Act --
The war years: evacuation, school meals, and health and welfare under the 1944 Education Act --
Optimism and liberalism: children of the welfare state, 1945-79 --
The Curtis Report, 1946 --
The 1948 Children Act --
The 1948 Children Act, the family and the state --
Deprivation and depravation: Ingleby and the family --
The 1963 and 1969 Children and Young Persons Acts --
The 'family service' in the community, 1970-75 --
Fostering, adoption and the 1975 Children Act --
The rediscovery of child abuse --
The Conservative age: liberal moments amid poverty, ill-health and punishment, 1979-97 --
Health: increasing inequalities.
Responsibility: Harry Hendrick.

Abstract:

This work offers a provocative account of contemporary policies on child welfare and the ideological thrust behind them and provides an informed historical perspective on the evolution of child  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Hendrick has provided us with a book to be appreciated and savoured, one offering students and the general reader a shrewd and intelligent overview of child welfare policy. Here is a standard text, Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51108368> # Child welfare : historical dimensions, contemporary debates
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "51108368" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/997974050#Place/bristol> ; # Bristol
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/997974050#Topic/jeugdhulpverlening> ; # Jeugdhulpverlening
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/997974050#Topic/sociale_politiek> ; # Sociale politiek
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/997974050#Event/1800_1999> ; # 1800-1999
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/997974050#Topic/child_welfare_england_history_19th_century> ; # Child welfare--England--History--19th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/854709> ; # Child welfare
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/997974050#Topic/child_welfare_england_history_20th_century> ; # Child welfare--England--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/362.70942/e21/> ;
   schema:bookEdition "[Rev. ed.]." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/12350687> ; # Harry Hendrick
   schema:datePublished "2003" ;
   schema:description "Hendrick offers a wide-ranging historical overview of child welfare in England. He gives a provocative account of contemporary policies and the ideological thrust behind him, as well as providing an informed historical perspective on the evolution of child welfare during the last century."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/997974050> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Child welfare : historical dimensions, contemporary debates"@en ;
   schema:productID "51108368" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51108368#PublicationEvent/bristol_policy_2003> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/997974050#Agent/policy> ; # Policy
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781861344786> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781861344779> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA2T6252> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51108368> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/997974050#Topic/child_welfare_england_history_19th_century> # Child welfare--England--History--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85023396> ;
   schema:name "Child welfare--England--History--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/997974050#Topic/child_welfare_england_history_20th_century> # Child welfare--England--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85023396> ;
   schema:name "Child welfare--England--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/854709> # Child welfare
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Child welfare"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12350687> # Harry Hendrick
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Hendrick" ;
   schema:givenName "Harry" ;
   schema:name "Harry Hendrick" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781861344779>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1861344775" ;
   schema:isbn "9781861344779" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781861344786>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1861344783" ;
   schema:isbn "9781861344786" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.