ERIC Number: ED459286
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
A Social Justice Framework for Child Welfare: The Agenda for a New Century. A Summary of Proceedings of the Conference (St. Paul, Minnesota, June 23, 2000).
Wattenberg, Esther, Ed.
This collection of papers presents the proceedings of a June 2000 conference that examined the concept of social justice and determined what elements of social justice could help set an agenda for the child welfare system in the new century. The conference proceedings include: "Introduction: Historical Highlights" (Esther Wattenberg); "The Struggle for a Responsive Child Welfare System: The Role of the Children's Bureau" (Cecilia Sudia); "Reflections" (Jeanne Giovannoni); "Commentary" (Clarke Chambers); "Challenges from the Front Line" (Denise Revels Robinson); "Award to Senator Robert Tennessen" (Sandra Gardebring); "The Current Crisis in Child Welfare: What Can Be Done?" (Mark Courtney); "A Comparative View of Child Welfare: Britain and the United States" (Michael Little); "The Welfare of Children: Agenda Items for a New Century--A Panel Discussion"; and "Response from the Field: A New Direction, A New Generation." (SM)
Descriptors: Child Welfare, Foreign Countries, Foster Care, Minority Groups, Poverty, Public Policy, Racial Factors, Welfare Services
For full text: http://ssw.che.umn.edu/cascw/pdf/online%20social%20justice%2 0proceedings.pdf.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare.; Minnesota State Dept. of Human Services, St. Paul. Div. of Family and Children's Serivces.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Center for Urban and Regional Affairs.
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom