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Putting families first : an experiment in family preservation

Author: John R Schuerman; Tina L Rzepnicki; Julia H Littell
Publisher: New York : Aldine de Gruyter, ©1994.
Series: Modern applications of social work.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John R Schuerman; Tina L Rzepnicki; Julia H Littell
ISBN: 0202360911 9780202360911 020236092X 9780202360928
OCLC Number: 30894647
Description: xiii, 313 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword / James K. Whittaker --
1. The Safety of Children and the Preservation of Families --
2. Previous Research on Family Preservation --
3. The Evaluation of Family First --
4. The Families --
5. Services Provided and Issues in Implementation --
6. The Outcomes of Family First --
7. Issues in the Evaluation of Family Preservation Programs --
8. The Recent Evolution of the Family First Program --
9. What We Have Learned --
Directions for Reform in Child Welfare --
Appendix A Summary of Controlled Studies of Family Preservation Programs --
Appendix B Selection of Proportional Hazard Models --
Appendix C Examination of Simultaneous Equations Using Two-Stage Least Squares --
Appendix D Variables in the Hazard and Two-Stage Least Squares Analysis --
Bibliography of Reports on the Evaluation of the Illinois Family First Placement Prevention Program.
Series Title: Modern applications of social work.
Responsibility: John R. Schuerman, Tina L. Rzepnicki, and Julia H. Littell.

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-Schuerman et al. report on the largest randomized experiment available on family preservation services. Conducted by staff at the University of Chicago, the two-year experiment involved almost 1,600 Read more...

 
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