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Published: 27 May 2011

288 Pages | 13 line-cuts

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199793358

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Child Protection Systems

International Trends and Orientations

Edited by Neil Gilbert, Nigel Parton, and Marit Skivenes

International Policy Exchange

  • A detailed analysis of child protection trends and policies across ten countries
  • Illustrates how child protection approaches are rooted in overall social welfare philosophies
  • Analyzes the two major trends (child protection vs. family service) and charts the rise of a third way, the child-focused orientation
  • Must reading for comparative scholars of child welfare, family policy, and the welfare state

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