ERIC Number: ED071740
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
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Rights of Children, 1972: Hearing before the Subcommittee on Children and Youth of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare. United States Senate Ninety-Second Congress. Part 2: Appendix - Selected Readings on Child Abuse and Day Care.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Some of the basic documents that shed light on the incidence and legal aspects of child abuse are provided in this appendix. In addition, a report "Windows on Day Care" issued by the National Council of Jewish Women is provided. The contents of the two parts of this appendix are as follows: Part I. Child Abuse: Section I. Introduction; The Laws for Reporting Child Abuse; Section II. State-by-State Report; Section III. Analysis and Comments; Section IV. Selected Language (drawn from existing legislation); References; and Part II. Day Care: "Windows on Day Care"--I. The Plan of the Report and Highlights of Findings and Recommendations; II. The Magnitude of Day Care Needs--The National Picture; III. Windows on Local Day Care Needs; IV. Windows on Proprietary Centers; V. Windows on Non-Profit Centers; VI. Windows on Day Care Homes; VII. Council Members Talk with Mothers about their Day Care Problems; VIII. Activities of the National Council of Jewish Women and its Sections in the Day Care Field; IX. Recommendations; and Appendixes: 1. Sections Which Participated in the Windows on Day Care Project and Names of Day Care Committee Chairmen; 2. Excerpts from Windows on Day Care Kit for Council Sections. The basic documents reproduced in this report include a compilation by the American Humane Association of State laws; a bibliography published by the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare; and selected journal articles addressed both to the legal problems and the practical problems involved in trying to eliminate child abuse. (For related document, see ED 066 211, Part 1 of the report.) (DB)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Child Abuse, Child Welfare, Day Care, Day Care Centers, Guides, Publications, Resource Materials, Social Problems, State Legislation
Subcommittee on Children and Youth, Room 506, Senate Annex, U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C. 20510 (no charge)
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.