Who Cares for the Children?: A Case Study of Policies and Practices

Who Cares for the Children?: A Case Study of Policies and Practices

by Allen W. Imershein
     
 

ISBN-10: 1882289323

ISBN-13: 9781882289325

Pub. Date: 01/01/1995

Publisher: AltaMira Press

Studying poor and at-risk children, the policies developed for them and the programs that serve them, Who Cares for the Children? asks how well human services respond to children's needs.

Overview

Studying poor and at-risk children, the policies developed for them and the programs that serve them, Who Cares for the Children? asks how well human services respond to children's needs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781882289325
Publisher:
AltaMira Press
Publication date:
01/01/1995
Series:
Reynolds Series in Sociology Series
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.34(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Children's Needs and State Practices: Analysis of a National Problem Chapter 2 Key Issues and Problems in Research on State Policymaking Chapter 3 Children in Poverty and the Demographics of Children Chapter 4 Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenthood Chapter 5 Juvenile Justice Chapter 6 Foster Care and Child Protective Services Chapter 7 Education Chapter 8 Infant Mortality Chapter 9 Prevention and Early Intervention for Infants and Toddlers Chapter 10 Child Health and Child Health Policy Chapter 11 About the Authors Chapter 12 Index

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