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Author Gainsborough, Juliet F

Title Scandalous politics : child welfare policy in the States / Juliet F. Gainsborough

Publ Info Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  HV741 .G35 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  HV741 .G35 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 207 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series American governance and public policy series
American governance and public policy
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-190) and index
Contents Child welfare and the politics of scandal -- The swinging pendulum : child welfare policy at the national level -- States, scandals, and child welfare policy -- Florida : scandal, electoral politics, and leadership change -- Colorado : investigative journalism, local control, and minor reform -- New Jersey : scandals, courts, and ongoing reform -- Scandalous politics
LC subject Child welfare -- United States
United States -- Social policy
ISBN 9781589017078 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1589017072 (pbk. : alk. paper)