ERIC Number: ED281683
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Nov-10
Reference Count: 0
An Annotated Bibliography for Indian Child Welfare.
Gale, Nancy, Comp.
A bibliography and program listing surveys publications and programs dealing with welfare of American Indian children. Topics include child abuse/neglect, child development and health, parent education, counseling, social work practice among American Indians, legal/jurisdictional issues in delivering child welfare services to American Indians, foster care/adoption, legal services, social and family services, child welfare worker training programs, child rights and advocacy, and American Indian resource centers. The bibliography lists approximately 375 publications dating principally from the 1970's with some publications from the 1960's and early 1980's included. Entries are alphabetical by author and most contain annotation, availability information, and source of reference. Publication types include books, articles, Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) documents, research and project reports, unpublished reports, directories, state and federal government publications, Congressional hearings/reports, films, and audiotapes. The program directory lists approximately 80 program/projects arranged alphabetically by state. Entries typically include contact address and description of the program/project. Also included are 20 sources used to compile the bibliography and 4 sources used to compile the program listing. (LFL)
Descriptors: Adoption, American Indians, Child Abuse, Child Advocacy, Child Custody, Child Neglect, Child Welfare, Children, Childrens Rights, Cross Cultural Training, Cultural Context, Cultural Influences, Delivery Systems, Foster Care, Laws, Legal Aid, Legal Problems, Legislation, Program Descriptions, Resource Centers, Social Services, Social Work
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National American Indian Court Judges Association.