Critical Perspectives on Safeguarding Children / Edition 1

Critical Perspectives on Safeguarding Children / Edition 1

by Karen Broadhurst
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470682329

ISBN-13: 9780470682326

Pub. Date: 12/21/2009

Publisher: Wiley

A critical and evidence-based review of current and future child protection policy and practice.

  •  Provides evidence-based perspective with an up-to-date overview of policy and practice
  • Covers several disciplinary boundaries
  • Goes beyond mere description to enable engagement in critical analysis of various policy

Overview

A critical and evidence-based review of current and future child protection policy and practice.

  •  Provides evidence-based perspective with an up-to-date overview of policy and practice
  • Covers several disciplinary boundaries
  • Goes beyond mere description to enable engagement in critical analysis of various policy areas as they relate to children and families

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470682326
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/21/2009
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors ix

Acknowledgements xiii

Abbreviations xv

1 Introduction: Safeguarding Children? Karen Broadhurst Chris Grover Janet Jamieson 1

2 Safeguarding Children: Historical Context and Current Landscape Carolyn Taylor 17

3 Every Child's Rights Matter David Archard 39

4 Child Poverty Chris Grover 55

5 The Common Assessment Framework: Effective Innovation for Children and Young People with 'Additional Needs' or Simply More Technical Hype? Andy Pithouse Karen Broadhurst 73

6 Arguing the Case in Safeguarding Sue White 93

7 Safeguarding Children through Parenting Support: How Does Every Parent Matter? Karen Broadhurst 111

8 Safeguarding Children's Well-being within Educational Settings: A Critical Review of Inclusion Strategies Jo Warin 131

9 'Health' and Safeguarding Children: An 'Expansionary Project' or 'Good Practice? Sue Peckover 149

10 'Be Healthy': Drugs, Alcohol and Safeguarding Children Ian Paylor 171

11 In Search of Youth Justice Janet Jamieson 189

12 Looked After Children and the Criminal Justice System Claire Fitzpatrick 211

13 Safeguarding Children Who Are Refugees or Asylum Seekers: Managing Multiple Scales of Legislation and Policy Malcolm Hill Peter Hopkins 229

14 Conclusion: Safeguarding Children? Karen Broadhurst Chris Grover Janet Jamieson 247

Index 259

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