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Leaving care and the transition to adulthood : international contributions to theory, research and practice

Author: Varda R Mann-Feder; Martin Goyette
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2019]
Series: Emerging adulthood series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Leaving Care and the Transition to Adulthood' advances the current literature on the situation of young people growing up in substitute care who age out at the age of majority.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2018030312
(OCoLC)1044772111
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Varda R Mann-Feder; Martin Goyette
ISBN: 9780190630508 0190630507
OCLC Number: 1091660096
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 367 pages.).
Contents: ForewordJeffrey Jensen ArnettIntroductionVarda R. Mann-Feder Part One: Theoretical Perspectives1. How can I be a real adult? Developmental Theory as a Framework for Practice, Policy and Research on Care Leaving Varda R. Mann-Feder2. Social Networks and Social Support in the Transition to Adulthood: A Reflection on Social Integration ProcessesMartin Goyette3. Resilience, Transitions and Youth Leaving CareRobbie Gilligan 4. Approaches to Realising the Rights of Young People Leaving out of Home CareEmily R. Munro5. Leaving Care Policy as Scaffolding for Resilience John Pinkerton and Adrian Van Breda Part Two: Research Contributions6. The Transition to Adulthood from Care: A Review of Current Research Elodie Marion and Veronika Paulsen7. The Benefits of Extending State Care to Young Adults: Evidence from the United States of America Mark E. Courtney 8. The Experiences of Indigenous Young People Transitioning from Out-of-Home Care in Victoria, Australia Philip Mendes, Bernadette Saunders and Susan Baidawi9. Leaving Child Protection at Age 18 or Continuing in Young Adult ProtectionIsabelle Frechon and Lucy Marquette10. Foster Care as a Support System for Early Leavers Doug Magnuson, Mikael Jansson and Cecilia Benoit 11. Research on Care Leavers from Jordan Rawan W. IbrahimPart Three: Practice Issues12. Indigenous Youth Leaving Care in Canada: Lessons from our Past and Present Elizabeth Fast, Zeina Ismail Allouche, Marie-Eve Drouin Gagne and Vicky Boldo 13. Mental Health and Suicide Concerns: Youth Work Practice Implications with Young People Leaving Care Patti Ranahan14. Caring Adults 'R' Everywhere (C.A.R.E.) (c)- Leveraging the Power of Relationships to Change the Lives of Foster Youth Johanna K.P. Greeson and Allison E. Thompson 15. Care Leaving and the Transition Jungle in GermanySeverine Thomas, Carolin Ehlke, Josef Koch and Wolfgang Schroeer16. Earning a Hoodie, Voyager Capital: Peers as Social Capital, Transitioning Young People from Care TogetherKim SnowAfterwordMartin Goyette
Series Title: Emerging adulthood series.
Responsibility: edited by Varda R. Mann-Feder, Martin Goyette.

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'Leaving Care and the Transition to Adulthood' advances the current literature on the situation of young people growing up in substitute care who age out at the age of majority.

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