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The Resource Racial disproportionality in child welfare, Marian S. Harris

Racial disproportionality in child welfare, Marian S. Harris

Label
Racial disproportionality in child welfare
Title
Racial disproportionality in child welfare
Statement of responsibility
Marian S. Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The number of children of color entering the child welfare system in the United States is disproportionately high. This is especially true among African-American children, who, though they comprise 15% of children in the U.S., account for 37% of the total children placed in foster care. The numbers are also high for Native American and Latino children. Not only are children of color removed from parental custody and placed in care more often than their white counterparts, but they also remain in care longer, receive fewer services, and have less contact with the caseworkers assigned to th
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Marian Sabrina
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child welfare
  • Social work with minorities
  • Social work with African American children
  • Social service and race relations
  • Race discrimination
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General
  • Child welfare
  • Race discrimination
  • Social service and race relations
  • Social work with African American children
  • Social work with minorities
  • United States
Label
Racial disproportionality in child welfare, Marian S. Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents -- Foreword by Mark E. Courtney -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction; 1. Social Welfare Policy and Child Welfare -- 2. An International Exploration of Disproportionality -- 3. Best Practices/Promising Practices -- 4. Child Welfare System Change -- 5. Social Work Curriculum -- 6. Future Directions for Research and Policy -- Appendix: Child Welfare laws -- Index
Control code
ocn873136809
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231150460
Lccn
2013047696
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/harr15046
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • e4b67961-3a52-431c-aadf-9b96a4c78de1
  • 22573/ctt188qvjc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)873136809
Label
Racial disproportionality in child welfare, Marian S. Harris
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents -- Foreword by Mark E. Courtney -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction; 1. Social Welfare Policy and Child Welfare -- 2. An International Exploration of Disproportionality -- 3. Best Practices/Promising Practices -- 4. Child Welfare System Change -- 5. Social Work Curriculum -- 6. Future Directions for Research and Policy -- Appendix: Child Welfare laws -- Index
Control code
ocn873136809
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231150460
Lccn
2013047696
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/harr15046
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • e4b67961-3a52-431c-aadf-9b96a4c78de1
  • 22573/ctt188qvjc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)873136809

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