Understanding child and family welfare

statutory responses to children at risk by Marie Connolly

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York, NY

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / Marriage & Family,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Work,
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Adoption & Fostering,
  • Child welfare,
  • Family services
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMarie Connolly and Kate Morris
    ContributionsMorris, Kate, 1962 June 18-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV713 .C666 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25173721M
    ISBN 109780230250192
    LC Control Number2012000914

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