The Resource Fostering now : messages from research, Ian Sinclair ; foreword by Tom Jeffrey

Fostering now : messages from research, Ian Sinclair ; foreword by Tom Jeffrey

Label
Fostering now : messages from research
Title
Fostering now
Title remainder
messages from research
Statement of responsibility
Ian Sinclair ; foreword by Tom Jeffrey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fostering Now brings together authoritative research on foster care in the UK. succinct overview of a wide range of research projects and highlights the main implications for policymakers and all professionals involved in the fostering process. Drawing on the varied experiences and views of foster children, social workers, foster carers and parents, this book looks at how placement outcomes are influenced by factors such as foster carers' parenting styles, contact with the child's own parents, and the child's gender, ethnicity, age and physical and emotional health. Other important areas exami
Cataloging source
CCO
Dewey number
362.73/3
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ759.7
LC item number
.S55 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Fostering now : messages from research, Ian Sinclair ; foreword by Tom Jeffrey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 167) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducing the report -- Home or away? Some basic issues -- Developing roles for foster care? -- What should foster care provide? -- Placing children in foster care -- Making placements work: the children -- Making placements work: foster families -- Making placements work: birth family and contact -- School and education -- Recruitment and retention -- Training, professional support and organisations -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn568029106
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st American pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (174 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280349515
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b22628332
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)568029106
  • pebcs1280349514

Library Locations

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