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The Child Welfare Challenge

Policy, Practice, and Research (Modern Applications of Social Work (Cloth)) (Modern Applications of Social Work)
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The first edition of The Child Welfare Challenge was hailed by Social Work as "an excellent source from which to gain an in-depth understanding of the practice and policy dimensions of child maltreatment, foster care, and adoption" and by the Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare as "essential reading for anyone interested in knowing more 5/5(2).

Book Description. Using both historical and contemporary contexts, The Child Welfare Challenge examines major policy practice and research issues as they jointly shape child welfare practice and its future. This text focuses on families and children whose primary recourse to services has been through publicly funded child welfare agencies, and considers historical areas of.

Using both historical and contemporary contexts, The Child Welfare Challenge examines major policy practice and research issues as they jointly shape child welfare practice and its future.

This text focuses on families and children whose primary recourse to services has been through publicly funded child welfare agencies, and considers historical areas of service―foster care 4/5(2).

It includes key information about federal legislation as well as policy-related outcomes research in child welfare.

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The first edition of The Child Welfare Challenge was hailed by Social Work as "an excellent source This newly revised and updated edition of a widely adopted text continues to address a broad array of issues in supporting children /5(5).

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Pecora, James K. Whittaker, Richard P. particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Book Edition: 4th.

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Books shelved as child-welfare: Turning Stones: My Days and Nights with Children at Risk by Marc Parent, The Lost Children of Wilder: The Epic Struggle t. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm.

Contents: Purpose and goals of child welfare --Key child welfare legislation and other policies --A conceptual framework for child and family-centered services --Economic security for families with children --Child maltreatment types.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: 1. Public apathy and governement parsimony: a review of child welfare in Canada / Marilyn Callahan Child neglect and abuse / H. Philip Hepworth Poverty and child welfare / Marjorie Martin Child sexual abuse: a child welfare perspective / Chris.

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Challenge of Child Welfare: Levitt, Kenneth L., Wharf, Brian: Books - at: Paperback. by Dee Wilson Outstanding books on child welfare subjects are rare, so rare that in some years it would be difficult to name a single new book likely to be read outside a School of Social Work a decade after publication.

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) and that "services for the poor end up being poor services" (Titmuss,p. ).Cited by: 1. Although much attention in ongoing debates over welfare reform has focused on Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC), these reforms will affect many other social service programs.

This paper explores the implications of welfare reform for child protective services, with special consideration to the situation in California. This timely book offers new insights by systematically analyzing historical antecedents, policies, case studies, and the cultural influences that have shaped the current context in which child welfare services are delivered to African American families.

Summary. Using both historical and contemporary contexts, The Child Welfare Challenge examines major policy practice and research issues as they jointly shape child welfare practice and its future.

This text focuses on families and children whose primary recourse to services has been through publicly funded child welfare agencies, and considers historical areas of. This Child and Adolescent Development Resource Book was created for use as both a training tool and a reference for child welfare workers.

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Using both historical and contemporary contexts, The Child Welfare Challenge examines major policy practice and research issues as they jointly shape child welfare practice and its future. This text focuses on families and children whose primary recourse. Child welfare is the oldest specialization within social work practice and the only specialty area in which social work is the host profession.

This edited volume provides a unique and comprehensive overview of practice issues relevant to contemporary child welfare professionals entering the field. The book challenges every American — parents, teachers, policy makers, school administrators, and tax payers — to reject the false assumptions and toxic habits feeding our public school system today, and commit to a bold new path forward.

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