Safeguarding Children by Nigel Parton
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Safeguarding Children
By Nigel Parton

Safeguarding Children

Early Intervention and Surveillance in a Late Modern Society

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Safeguarding Children by Nigel Parton

Book Description

This new text by a recognized authority offers a clear, invigorating and theoretically sophisticated commentary on child abuse and child welfare policy. Parton critically assesses the latest developments in child protection thinking and practice, explaining how changes in philosophy and intervention have been informed by cultural, economic and political context. Carefully blending core examples, evidence and the latest social theory, this book is essential reading for both students and practitioners.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781403933324
ISBN-10: 1403933324
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 14mm)
Pages: 248
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 20-Sep-2005
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Nigel Parton

Politics of Child Protection by Nigel Parton Politics of Child Protection, Paperback (March 2014)

How has policy shaped the role of social workers and other professionals in protecting children and young people? Combining historical detail with sharp critical analysis, leading commentator Nigel Parton presents an overview of the complex field of child protection, from its emergence in the 19th Century to the Munro Review of 2011.

Child Protection Systems in the United Kingdom by Nigel Parton Child Protection Systems in the United Kingdom, Paperback (November 2011)

This book identifies and analyses differences between the four UK nations in the way child protection systems are being developed, thought about and put into practice. Covering key areas such as inter-agency working and the role of local safeguarding children boards, it draws out important implications for policy and practice across the UK.

Child Protection Systems by Nigel Parton Child Protection Systems, Hardback (June 2011)

This vital book is a comparative study of the social policies and professional practices that frame societal responses to the problems of child maltreatment in ten countries.

Understanding Children's Social Care by Nigel Parton Understanding Children's Social Care, Paperback (April 2009)

The first book to provide a comprehensive overview and critical analysis of children's social care in England following the introduction of Every Child Matters and the 2007 Children's Plan

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Author Biography - Nigel Parton

NIGEL PARTON is Professor of Child Care and Director of the Centre of Applied Childhood Studies, University of Hudddersfield, UK. He is also co-editor of Children and Society and on the editorial board of eight other journals.

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