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Protecting Aboriginal children / Christopher Walmsley.

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Location: Fennell STACKS E78.B9 .W35 2005
Barcode: 30731101223463
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 0774811706
  • ISBN: 9780774811705
  • ISBN: 0774811714
  • ISBN: 9780774811712
  • Physical Description: xi, 171 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2005.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The historical context -- The British Columbia context -- A description of practice -- The sociopolitical practice context -- Organizational context of practice -- The community context -- Visions, explanations, and knowledge for practice -- Choices for change -- Social representations of child protection practice.
Summary, etc.:
"This is the first book to document emerging practice in Aboriginal communities and describe child protection practice from the point of view of both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal social workers. Those working in child welfare or contemplating a career in child protection will find the book an insightful analysis of current practice thinking and experience. Aboriginal people with an interest in health and human services, as well as social work students, child welfare workers and administrators, and health, education, and human service professionals will find it particularly itself."--Jacket.
Subject: Indian children > Services for > British Columbia.
Child welfare > British Columbia.
Social work with children > British Columbia.
Social work with Indians > British Columbia.
Community-based child welfare > British Columbia.
Indians, North American.
Child Welfare > ethnology.
Social Work.
British Columbia.
Native peoples > Services for > British Columbia.
Native children > Services for > British Columbia.
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