The well-being of children in the UK (Third edition)

The well-being of children in the UK (Third edition)

by Jonathan Bradshaw (Editor)



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781847428363
Publisher: Policy Press at the Univ of Bristol
Publication date: 07/04/2011
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Jonathan Bradshaw, Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York

Table of Contents

List of figures and tables
List of abbreviations
Notes on contributors

1. Introduction
      Jonathan Bradshaw
2. Demography of childhood
      Jonathan Bradshaw
3. Child poverty and deprivation
      Jonathan Bradshaw
4. Physical health
      Jonathan Bradshaw and Karen Bloor
5. Subjective well-being and mental health
      Jonathan Bradshaw and Antonia Keung
6. Education
      Antonia Keung
7. Housing and the environment for children
      Deborah Quilgars
8. Children’s time and space
      Antonia Keung
9. Children and young people in and leaving care
      Gwyther Rees and Mike Stein
10. Child maltreatment
      Carol-Ann Hooper
11. Childcare and early years
      Christine Skinner
12. Children, crime and illegal drug use
      Lisa O’Malley and Sharon Grace
13. Conclusion
      Jonathan Bradshaw


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