Combatting Child Abuse: International Perspectives and Trends / Edition 1

Combatting Child Abuse: International Perspectives and Trends / Edition 1

by Neil Gilbert
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195100093

ISBN-13: 9780195100099

Pub. Date: 04/28/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The problem of child abuse has become increasingly evident in North America and Western Europe. Many countries are now struggling with issues involving the definition of child maltreatment, reporting requirements, processes for responding to reports, substantiation rates, and services to abused children and their families. This book illustrates alternative

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Overview

The problem of child abuse has become increasingly evident in North America and Western Europe. Many countries are now struggling with issues involving the definition of child maltreatment, reporting requirements, processes for responding to reports, substantiation rates, and services to abused children and their families. This book illustrates alternative approaches to dealing with these problems by examining and comparing the designs of child abuse systems in nine countries: the US, English, Canada, Netherlands, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Belgium, and Sweden.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195100099
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Series:
Child Welfare: A Series in Child Welfare Practice, Policy, and Research Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.37(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.92(d)
Lexile:
1430L (what's this?)

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