Catalogue by keywords / "Racial Matching" in Fostering

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ISS/IRC Code COM-INTERACIAL ENG-006
Partner
Title "Racial Matching" in Fostering
Author RHODES Penny J.
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General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1992
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
Editor
Publisher Avebury, Ashgate Publishing Limited, Gower House, Croft Road, Aldershot, Hants GU11 3HR, United King
Distributor
Page 318
Price
ISBN 1 85628 264 3
Type of material Book
Language of document English

Document information
Document description Commentaries
Research
Country concerned
Index Foster-care
Interacial
Identity-adoptive
Free text Book based on the results of research to examine the introduction of new policy of "racial matching" for substitute family care. Historical/political analysis of the emergence of this practice; comparison with the situation in the United States. For the study, analysis of viewpoints was carried out through a postal survey, document analysis, participant observation and qualitative interviews with management, social workers, foster parents and applicants.

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Psychology
Social work
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