African American Children and Families in Child Welfare

African American Children and Families in Child Welfare

written by Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013; presented by Carla M. Curtis (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 264 page(s)

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Abstract / Summary
This text proposes corrective action to improve the institutional care of African American children and their families, calling attention to the specific needs of this population and the historical, social, and political factors that have shaped its experience within the child welfare system. The authors critique policy and research and suggest culturally targeted program and policy responses for more positive outcomes.
Field of Interest
Social Work
Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013
Columbia University Press
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Copyright © 2013 by Columbia University Press. All Rights Reserved. Reproduced by permission of Columbia University Press.
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Columbia University Press
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New York, NY
Social Work, Social Sciences, Psychology & Counseling, Welfare Policy, Children and Families, Diversity, Parents, Family, Welfare and public relief, Children, Black community, Social work, Mezzo
Carla M. Curtis

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