Child Maltreatment Law: Foundations in Science, Practice and Policy / Edition 1

Child Maltreatment Law: Foundations in Science, Practice and Policy / Edition 1

by Roger J.R. Levesque
     
 

ISBN-10: 0890890676

ISBN-13: 9780890890677

Pub. Date: 08/01/2002

Publisher: Carolina Academic Press

This U.S. legal casebook, presented by Levesque (criminal justice, Indiana U.) attempts to include as broad a range of materials as possible, arguing that child maltreatment issues impact and are impacted by a diverse array of areas of law. Broadly, the three sections of the book explore the legal definition and categorization of maltreatment, the state intervention

Overview

This U.S. legal casebook, presented by Levesque (criminal justice, Indiana U.) attempts to include as broad a range of materials as possible, arguing that child maltreatment issues impact and are impacted by a diverse array of areas of law. Broadly, the three sections of the book explore the legal definition and categorization of maltreatment, the state intervention in families assumed problematic, and advocacy and legal reform efforts. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780890890677
Publisher:
Carolina Academic Press
Publication date:
08/01/2002
Series:
Law Casebook Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
720
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.50(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >