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Published: 24 May 2013

288 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780195099881

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From Pariahs to Partners

How Parents and their Allies Changed New York City's Child Welfare System

David Tobis, PhD

  • Untold story of how parent advocates played a transformative role in changing the New York City child welfare system, relayed by a central figure in that change process: David Tobis.
  • The synthesis of the author's personal experience, the history and analysis of child welfare, and the use of detailed case examples from parent advocates-- often in their own words--make "From Pariahs to Partners" an engaging and informative read.

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