Child Welfare : England 1872-1989 Paperback / softback
Child Welfare 1872-1989 is the first comprehensive book on the history of social policy and child welfare from the 1870s to the present.
It offers a full narrative of the development of social services for children, covering a range of topics including infant life protection and welfare, sexuality, child guidance, medical treatment, war time evacuation, and child poverty.
Equally importantly the book studies the attitudes to policy-makers towards children.
It reveals the way in which children have been viewed both as victims of and threats to the society in which they lived.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 370 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 11/11/2011
- Category: Child welfare
- ISBN: 9780415513135