Catalogue by countries / Child welfare around the world

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ISS/IRC Code PER-USA 01-001
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Title Child welfare around the world
Author McFADDEN Emily Jean (ed.)
Generic unit Child Welfare

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Date published/issue 04-00-1991
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher Child Welfare League of America, Inc, 440 First Street, NW Washington, DC 20001-2085
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Index Foster-care
Substitute-family
Child-rights
Adoption-intercountry
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Child-interest
Free text Special issue (March/April 1991) of this publication dedicated to child welfare worldwide. Articles on the political-social-legal context of child welfare with contributions from Denmark, Russia and South Africa; articles on empowerment in child welfare - on solutions to problems faced by foster carers in the USA and Kenya; gender issues with a contribution from Australia on women and foster care; special problems - suicide prevention among young people in foster care in Canada; AIDS and foster care in the USA; economic issues and child protection: articles about foster care in India, child labour in Pakistan and Latin America; poor families in Kuala Lumpur; article by May Ellen Fieweger on "Stolen Children and International Adoptions" in Latin America, particularly Ecuador

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