ERIC Number: EJ270680
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Protecting Abused Children: Helping Until It Hurts.
Thomas, Bruce R.
Child and Youth Services, v4 n1-2 p139-54 1982
Argues that strictly systematic methods of service delivery can lead to the failure of child welfare rather than to its success. Holds that the current system for dealing with child abuse, because of its lack of flexibility and its contradictory roles of helper and prosecutor, breaks down effective, informal helping systems. (Author/GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A