Catalogue by countries / Perspective on Serving African American Children, Youths, and Families

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ISS/IRC Code PER-USA 01-011
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Title Perspective on Serving African American Children, Youths, and Families
Author JACKSON Sondra (ed.)
Generic unit Child Welfare

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Date published/issue 02-00-1997
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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Country concerned UNITED STATES
Index Interacial
Discrimination
Adoption-domestic
Child-interest
Free text Special issue of this publication dedicated to the African American child in American welfare system. Two articles on the issue of placement of African American children: 1- Achieving Same-Race Adoptive Placements for African American Children: Culturally Sensitive Practice Approaches; 2- Why African American Adoption Agencies Succeed: A New Perspective on Self-Help. March/April 1997 issue contains an article entitled: Effects of Age and Race on the Odds of Adoption versus Remaining in Long-term Out-of-Home Care.

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