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The Future of Us : What the Dreams of Children Mean for Twenty-First-Century America.

Author: Irwin Redlener; Jane Pauley
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this memoir, the renowned pediatrician and children's advocate Irwin Redlener draws on poignant personal experiences to investigate the nation's healthcare safety net and the programs that too often fail to protect and nurture our most vulnerable kids. Redlener argues that we must drastically change our approach to meeting the needs of children.
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Redlener, Irwin.
Future of Us : What the Dreams of Children Mean for Twenty-First-Century America.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Irwin Redlener; Jane Pauley
ISBN: 9780231545945 0231545940
OCLC Number: 1023547166
Description: 1 online resource (316 pages)
Contents: Intro; Table of Contents; Author's Notes and Acknowledgments; Foreword, by Jane Pauley; Introduction: The Urgency of Childhood; 1. Kids Who Dream, Kids Who Canâ#x80;#x99;t; 2. Roots; 3. Real-World Medicine and Public Health; 4. Going Forward: Government, Moonshots, and Parents; Epilogue; Notes; Index; Illustrations.

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In this memoir, the renowned pediatrician and children's advocate Irwin Redlener draws on poignant personal experiences to investigate the nation's healthcare safety net and the programs that too often fail to protect and nurture our most vulnerable kids. Redlener argues that we must drastically change our approach to meeting the needs of children.

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