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Change and continuity in children's services

Author: R A Parker
Publisher: Bristol : Policy Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There are, sadly, children whose lives are severely blighted by abuse, by neglect and by separation from their parents. Ways have been devised to protect and care for them. Some have been encouragingly enlightened while others have been deeply misguided. These essays describe and explain the significant political, economic, legal and ideological factors that have shaped this history from the mid-1850s up to the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R A Parker
ISBN: 144732224X 9781447322245
OCLC Number: 908631326
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Contents: Introduction: Patterns of change and continuity; Residential child care: an historical perspective;From boarding-out to foster care;The evolution of landmark legislation;Getting started with the Children Act 1948: what do we learn?;Child care in the melting pot in the 1980s;Trends, transitions and tensions: children's services since the 1980s;Reflections on the assessment of outcomes in child care;The role and function of inquiries;Evidence, values, judgement and engagement;Emerging issues: looking ahead.
Responsibility: Roy Parker.

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This collection of 12 new and revised essays on child care and children's services gives a unique and lasting review of child care services explaining significant political, economic, legal and  Read more...

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