|aChildren in state care /|cedited by Mark Courtney and June Thoburn.
|aFarnham, England :|bAshgate,|cc2009.
|axxx, 541 p. ;|c25 cm.
|aThe library of essays in child welfare and development
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aThis volume brings together a selection of the most influential and informative English language refereed journal articles on children in out-of-home care, their birth relatives and carers. The articles, which include empirical research and critiques of policy and practice, are mainly from the UK and USA.
|aPoor children|xGovernment policy.
|aSocial work with children.
|aCourtney, Mark E.
|3Table of contents only|uhttp://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip089/2008002393.html