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ERIC Number: EJ500014
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0308-5759
Linking Research Evidence and Practice in Fostering Work--The Art of the Possible.
Nissim, Ruth; Simm, Mike
Adoption & Fostering, v18 n4 p10-17 Win 1994
Suggests incorporating into practice those findings that emerge repeatedly in different foster care studies. Identifies four characteristics of children that have been linked to particular outcomes: age at time of placement, contact with biological family, length of time in care, and behavior problems. Shows how incorporation of these factors into fostering practice is being attempted in Oxfordshire, England. (TM)
Publication Type: Translations; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Children Act 1989 (Great Britain)