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ERIC Number: EJ468326
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-1050-9674
Foster Care vs. Extended Family Care for Children of Incarcerated Mothers.
Gaudin, James M., Jr.; Sutphen, Richard
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v19 n3-4 p129-47 1993
Compared quality of substitute care being provided to children in care of relatives (n=31) by reason of their mothers' incarceration, with care provided by foster parents (n=9). Quality of care from foster families was rated significantly better than care from relatives for 3- to 6-year old children, but equal for infants and toddlers. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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