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ERIC Number: EJ498036
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0009-4021
The Dilemma in Saving Children from Child Labor: Reform and Casework at Odds with Families' Needs (1900-1938).
Stadum, Beverly
Child Welfare, v74 n1 p33-55 Jan-Feb 1995
Draws on publications, agency records, professional literature, and historical studies of the reformers who lobbied for regulation of child labor and compulsory school attendance. Examines the role of social workers in implementing the reforms and reactions of low-income families affected by the laws. Notes that professionals' failure to acknowledge economic necessity led to conflict with client families. (TM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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