People, politics, and child welfare in British Columbia
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Published by UBC Press in Vancouver, BC .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Leslie T. Foster and Brian Wharf.
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LC ClassificationsHV
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Paginationxvi, 286 p. :
Number of Pages286
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Open LibraryOL22752424M
ISBN 109780774813723

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People, Politics, and Child Welfare in British Columbia by Leslie T. Foster, Paperback | Barnes & Noble® The Paperback of the People, Politics, and Child Welfare in British Columbia by Leslie T. Foster at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. People, politics, and child welfare in British Columbia / edited by Leslie T. Foster and Brian Wharf. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1. Child welfare – Government policy – British Columbia. 2. Child welfare – British Columbia. 3. Poverty – British Columbia. 4. Child welfare – GovernmentFile Size: KB.   People, Politics, and Child Welfare in British Columbia. By Leslie T. Foster, Brian Wharf. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction: people, politics, and child welfare / Brian Wharf --Rethinking child welfare reform in British Columbia, / Marilyn Callahan and Christopher Walmsley --Trends in child welfare: what do the data show?/ Leslie T. Foster --The community resource board.

Get this from a library! People, politics, and child welfare in British Columbia. [Leslie T Foster; Brian Wharf;] -- This volume traces the evolution of policies and programs intended to protect children in BC from neglect and abuse. Analyzing this evolution reveals that child protection policy and practice has. Leslie T. Foster and Brian Wharf, People, Politics and Child Welfare in British Columbia Article in Children and Youth Services Review 31(1) February with 13 ReadsAuthor: Kelly Gallagher-Mackay.   Through case studies, oral histories, biographies, and documentary analysis, the fifteen chapters that comprise Child and Family Welfare in British Columbia – eight of which have been previously published in other col lections or journals – are primarily concerned with the policy and practice of social welfare in British Columbia in the first half of the twentieth century. The book is divided into four thematic sections: the care of children in institutions, policy . Child protection services in BC are intended to safeguard children from harm. Where there is reason to believe a child has been abused or neglected, or is otherwise in need of protection, child protection social workers have the delegated authority to investigate and take appropriate action to ensure that child.

Indigenous children and the child welfare system in anada 3 3 This section is intended as an overview of Indigenous child welfare framework in Canada. Sinha and Kozlowski () provide further details in their article, The Structure of Aboriginal Child Welfare in Canada. Leslie T. Foster and Brian Wharf, People, Politics and Child Welfare in British Columbia, UBC Press, Vancouver () ISBN , p. No abstract is available for this item. Economic literature: papers, articles, software, chapters, books. Written by pioneers in the child welfare history of English Canada, Rooke and Schnell was the first work to focus on the secular and religious associations involved in 19th century child rescue work and Canada’s transition to state intervention in the early 20th century. Aboriginal children are currently overrepresented in out-of-home care in Canada; this extends a historical pattern of child removal that began with the residential school system. The overrepresentation of Aboriginal children persists despite legislative and structural changes intended to reduce the number of Aboriginal children in care. Several recent developments suggest potential for Cited by: