Catalogue by countries / Stakeholders in foster care - An international comparative study

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ISS/IRC Code COM-RIGHTS ENG-008
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Title Stakeholders in foster care - An international comparative study
Author GEORGE, Shanti ; OUDENHOVEN, Nico van
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Date published/issue 00-00-2002
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published NETHERLANDS
Editor Garant
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Page 111
Price 49,50 U$
ISBN 90-441-1270-8
Type of material Book
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Country concerned EUROPE
Index Foster-care
Foster-care-dom
Foster-care-intl
Placement
Foster-care-long-term
Free text This book provides new inputs to the debate and practice of foster care. It extracts lessons from countries that represent different kinds of economic and social development. Material included foster care experiences in developing countries, which tends to be informal and undocumented. Foster care is examined in the context of the family, social networks, the state and non-governamental organisations. The content: 1) introduction, 2)Foster care and the familiy, 3) Foster care, the state and non-governamental organizations, 4) Support structures in foster care, 5) Foster care: can we do better?

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Degree of interest Of interest
Work area Miscellaneous
Potential users All
Other potential users Academic
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