ERIC Number: ED405999
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Canada's Kids: Thriving? Or Just Surviving? = Les enfants du Canada: Se developpent-ils bien ou vivotent-ils simplement?
McCloskey, Donna, Ed.
Transition, v27 n1 Mar 1997
This quarterly journal issue (in English and French versions) includes the following articles: (1) "Canada's Kids: Thriving? Or Just Surviving?" (McCloskey, Donna), an overview of the latest research on the well-being of Canada's children; (2) "The Fence at the Edge of the Cliff: Approaching Family Policy in Canada" (Mirabelli, Alan), which differentiates family policy and social policy and discusses how current policy falls short in helping families; and (3) "It Takes a Village: Mobilizing Communities for Positive Youth Development," which describes the Healthy Communities Healthy Youth Project. A regular feature, "Partnership Matters," contains news from colleagues who are working to create communities and workplaces more supportive of families and includes information on Campaign 2000, gambling in Canada, and on current publications. The regular feature "Networks," a calendar of current conferences dealing with families, is also included. (KDFB)
Descriptors: Children, Family Life, Family Programs, Family (Sociological Unit), Family Work Relationship, Foreign Countries, Policy, Well Being
Vanier Institute of the Family, 94 Centrepointe Drive, Nepean, Ontario K2G 6B1, Canada (individual member, $30; organizational member, $65; associate member, $20; or free to those who find the fee a financial burden).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Vanier Inst. of the Family, Ottawa (Ontario).
Identifiers - Location: Canada