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The Resource Well-being of children in the UK, edited by Jonathan Bradshaw

Well-being of children in the UK, edited by Jonathan Bradshaw

Label
Well-being of children in the UK
Title
Well-being of children in the UK
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jonathan Bradshaw
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The 'Well-being of Children in the UK' is a comprehensive report on the physical, cognitive, behavioural and emotional well-being of children in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. It provides an up-to-date and thorough review of existing data
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • statistics
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bradshaw, Jonathan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Children
  • Children
  • Children
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Children
  • Children
  • Great Britain
Label
Well-being of children in the UK, edited by Jonathan Bradshaw
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
  • THE WELL-BEING OF CHILDREN IN THE UK -- Contents -- List of figures and tables -- List of abbreviations -- Notes on contributors -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction -- Efforts to monitor child well-being -- What does child well-being mean? -- Comparative indices of child well-being -- Spending on children -- Structure of the book -- Conclusion -- 2. Demography of childhood -- Introduction -- Child population -- Age composition of the child population -- Fertility -- Average family size -- Ethnicity -- Marriage, cohabitation and lone parenthood -- Divorce and remarriage -- Lone parents -- Stepparents -- Only children -- Conclusion -- 3. Child poverty and deprivation -- Introduction -- Policy context -- Child poverty -- Country, regional and area variations in child poverty -- Characteristics of children in poverty -- Child poverty dynamics -- Intergenerational transmission of poverty -- The views of children -- Child poverty and the financial crisis -- International comparisons of child poverty -- Comparisons of material well-being and other domains of well-being at an international level -- Conclusion -- 4. Physical health -- Introduction -- Infant and child mortality -- Birth weight -- Infant feeding -- Immunisations -- Self-assessed health -- Comparative studies of self-assessed child health -- Common chronic conditions with increasing prevalence -- Injuries and accidents -- Dental health -- Health behaviours in children -- International comparisons of overall child health -- Conclusion -- 5. Subjective well-being and mental health -- Introduction: Subjective well-being -- Introduction: Mental health -- Suicide -- Conclusion -- 6. Education -- Introduction -- Overview of key changes in education policy, 2010-15 -- Education attainment of children at the end of Key Stage 2 -- Attainment at 15+ -- Competences at the age of 15
  • Children's well-being at schools -- Disaffection in education -- Latest findings on educational inequality and social mobility -- Conclusion -- 7. Housing and the environment for children -- Introduction -- Poor housing -- Homelessness -- Poor environments -- Conclusion -- 8. Children's time and space -- Introduction -- Children's spaces -- Virtual space -- Children's play -- Children's time use -- Children's employment -- Children as carers -- Conclusion -- 9. Children and young people in care and leaving care -- Introduction -- Numbers, trends and characteristics of children in care -- Experiences of care -- The well-being of children in care -- Routes out of care -- Conclusion -- 10. Child maltreatment -- Introduction -- Definitions -- Data sources -- Administrative data -- Self-report data1 -- Conclusion -- 11. Childcare and early years -- Introduction -- Background -- Child outcomes -- Early intervention -- Conclusion -- 12. Children, crime and correction -- Introduction -- Definitions and indicators -- Overall levels of crime -- Types of crime committed by children -- First time entrants to the youth justice system -- Outcomes and punishments -- Key issues in relation to the use of custody -- Trends in reoffending -- Conclusion -- 13. Conclusion -- What is the comparative evidence? -- What are the national trends? -- Recent context -- Future context -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn945446041
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 425 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447325673
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1t6ztb5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)945446041
Label
Well-being of children in the UK, edited by Jonathan Bradshaw
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
  • THE WELL-BEING OF CHILDREN IN THE UK -- Contents -- List of figures and tables -- List of abbreviations -- Notes on contributors -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction -- Efforts to monitor child well-being -- What does child well-being mean? -- Comparative indices of child well-being -- Spending on children -- Structure of the book -- Conclusion -- 2. Demography of childhood -- Introduction -- Child population -- Age composition of the child population -- Fertility -- Average family size -- Ethnicity -- Marriage, cohabitation and lone parenthood -- Divorce and remarriage -- Lone parents -- Stepparents -- Only children -- Conclusion -- 3. Child poverty and deprivation -- Introduction -- Policy context -- Child poverty -- Country, regional and area variations in child poverty -- Characteristics of children in poverty -- Child poverty dynamics -- Intergenerational transmission of poverty -- The views of children -- Child poverty and the financial crisis -- International comparisons of child poverty -- Comparisons of material well-being and other domains of well-being at an international level -- Conclusion -- 4. Physical health -- Introduction -- Infant and child mortality -- Birth weight -- Infant feeding -- Immunisations -- Self-assessed health -- Comparative studies of self-assessed child health -- Common chronic conditions with increasing prevalence -- Injuries and accidents -- Dental health -- Health behaviours in children -- International comparisons of overall child health -- Conclusion -- 5. Subjective well-being and mental health -- Introduction: Subjective well-being -- Introduction: Mental health -- Suicide -- Conclusion -- 6. Education -- Introduction -- Overview of key changes in education policy, 2010-15 -- Education attainment of children at the end of Key Stage 2 -- Attainment at 15+ -- Competences at the age of 15
  • Children's well-being at schools -- Disaffection in education -- Latest findings on educational inequality and social mobility -- Conclusion -- 7. Housing and the environment for children -- Introduction -- Poor housing -- Homelessness -- Poor environments -- Conclusion -- 8. Children's time and space -- Introduction -- Children's spaces -- Virtual space -- Children's play -- Children's time use -- Children's employment -- Children as carers -- Conclusion -- 9. Children and young people in care and leaving care -- Introduction -- Numbers, trends and characteristics of children in care -- Experiences of care -- The well-being of children in care -- Routes out of care -- Conclusion -- 10. Child maltreatment -- Introduction -- Definitions -- Data sources -- Administrative data -- Self-report data1 -- Conclusion -- 11. Childcare and early years -- Introduction -- Background -- Child outcomes -- Early intervention -- Conclusion -- 12. Children, crime and correction -- Introduction -- Definitions and indicators -- Overall levels of crime -- Types of crime committed by children -- First time entrants to the youth justice system -- Outcomes and punishments -- Key issues in relation to the use of custody -- Trends in reoffending -- Conclusion -- 13. Conclusion -- What is the comparative evidence? -- What are the national trends? -- Recent context -- Future context -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn945446041
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 425 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447325673
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1t6ztb5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)945446041

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