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The Resource Child welfare : opposing viewpoints, Carol Wekesser, book editor

Child welfare : opposing viewpoints, Carol Wekesser, book editor

Label
Child welfare : opposing viewpoints
Title
Child welfare
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
Carol Wekesser, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This collection of essays offers opposing viewpoints on such issues as illegitimacy, divorce, child support, welfare reform, parental rights, orphanages, adoption, child abuse, and role models."
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.7/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV741
LC item number
.C5354 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wekesser, Carol
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child welfare
  • Children
Label
Child welfare : opposing viewpoints, Carol Wekesser, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Unpaid child support harms children
  • Richard "Casey" Hoffman
  • The problem of unpaid child support is exaggerated
  • Part I: Jeffrey M. Leving, Part II: Kathleen Parker
  • Welfare reform will benefit children
  • William J. Bennett
  • Welfare reform will harm children
  • Part I: Hugh B. Price, Part II: Thomas J. Osborne
  • Parental rights laws would benefit children
  • Nina Shokraii
  • Illegitimacy is the cause of problems for children
  • Parental rights laws would harm children
  • Bunnie Riedel
  • Federal child support laws benefit children
  • Andrew Cherlin
  • Federal child support laws are ineffective
  • Brian Doherty
  • Needy children can thrive in orphanages
  • Richard B. McKenzie
  • Needy children cannot thrive in orphanages
  • Megan E. McLaughlin
  • Charles Murray
  • Children can thrive in adopted families
  • Bruce Bower
  • Adoption is not appropriate for some needy children
  • Jodie Gould
  • Efforts to help abused children must be increased
  • Andrew Vachss
  • Efforts to prevent abuse too often harm children
  • Hannah B. Lapp
  • U.S. ratification of the U.N. Convention on the Rights of the Child would benefit children
  • Robert F. Drinan
  • Illegitimacy is not the cause of problems for children
  • U.S. ratification of the U.N. Convention on the Rights of a Child would threaten American freedoms
  • Phyllis Schlafly
  • Americans should work together to improve the lives of children
  • Marian Wright Edelman
  • Licensing parents would help children
  • Jack C. Westman
  • Parent education helps children
  • Joy M. Rouse
  • Adults must be role models for children
  • Montel Williams
  • Robert Scheer
  • Reducing sex and violence on television would benefit children
  • Robert Posch
  • Job training can help teenagers
  • Mary Rose McGeady
  • Residential urban universities can help troubled children
  • William Raspberry
  • Volunteer court advocates can help children
  • Elizabeth Mehren
  • Divorce harms children
  • Steven Waldman
  • Divorce need not harm children
  • Randall Edwards
Control code
ocm37220993
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781565106789
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97027518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 502510
Label
Child welfare : opposing viewpoints, Carol Wekesser, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Unpaid child support harms children
  • Richard "Casey" Hoffman
  • The problem of unpaid child support is exaggerated
  • Part I: Jeffrey M. Leving, Part II: Kathleen Parker
  • Welfare reform will benefit children
  • William J. Bennett
  • Welfare reform will harm children
  • Part I: Hugh B. Price, Part II: Thomas J. Osborne
  • Parental rights laws would benefit children
  • Nina Shokraii
  • Illegitimacy is the cause of problems for children
  • Parental rights laws would harm children
  • Bunnie Riedel
  • Federal child support laws benefit children
  • Andrew Cherlin
  • Federal child support laws are ineffective
  • Brian Doherty
  • Needy children can thrive in orphanages
  • Richard B. McKenzie
  • Needy children cannot thrive in orphanages
  • Megan E. McLaughlin
  • Charles Murray
  • Children can thrive in adopted families
  • Bruce Bower
  • Adoption is not appropriate for some needy children
  • Jodie Gould
  • Efforts to help abused children must be increased
  • Andrew Vachss
  • Efforts to prevent abuse too often harm children
  • Hannah B. Lapp
  • U.S. ratification of the U.N. Convention on the Rights of the Child would benefit children
  • Robert F. Drinan
  • Illegitimacy is not the cause of problems for children
  • U.S. ratification of the U.N. Convention on the Rights of a Child would threaten American freedoms
  • Phyllis Schlafly
  • Americans should work together to improve the lives of children
  • Marian Wright Edelman
  • Licensing parents would help children
  • Jack C. Westman
  • Parent education helps children
  • Joy M. Rouse
  • Adults must be role models for children
  • Montel Williams
  • Robert Scheer
  • Reducing sex and violence on television would benefit children
  • Robert Posch
  • Job training can help teenagers
  • Mary Rose McGeady
  • Residential urban universities can help troubled children
  • William Raspberry
  • Volunteer court advocates can help children
  • Elizabeth Mehren
  • Divorce harms children
  • Steven Waldman
  • Divorce need not harm children
  • Randall Edwards
Control code
ocm37220993
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781565106789
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97027518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 502510

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