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Author Lindsey, Duncan.

Title The welfare of children / Duncan Lindsey.

Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.

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 UniM Bail  362.70973 LIND    AVAILABLE
Edition 2nd ed.
Physical description xi, 451 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Part I Child Welfare System -- 1. Emergence of the Modern Child Welfare System 11 -- 2. Child Welfare Research: The Effectiveness of Casework 43 -- 3. Child Welfare Reform through Demonstration Research: Permanency Planning 67 -- 4. Changing Portrait of the American Family 91 -- 5. End of Child Welfare: The Transformation of Child Welfare into Child Protective Services 119 -- 6. Decision to Remove a Child 159 -- 7. Dealing with Child Abuse, the Red Herring of Child Welfare 177 -- Part II Ending Child Poverty -- 8. Wealth and Poverty in America: The Economic Condition of Children 205 -- 9. Rise and Fall of Welfare for Disadvantaged Children in America 243 -- 10. Fading Promise of Welfare Reform to End Child Poverty 277 -- 11. Two Simple Programs for Ending Child Poverty 313 -- 12. Child Future Savings Account: Social Security for Children 339.
Subject Child welfare -- United States -- History.
Child welfare -- North America -- History.
Child abuse -- United States -- Prevention -- Finance.
Child abuse -- North America -- Prevention -- Finance.
ISBN 0195136705 (alk. paper)
0195136713 (paperback: alk. paper)