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Child protection in America past, present, and future by John E. B. Myers

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English



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  • Child welfare -- United States,
  • Child welfare -- United States -- History,
  • Child abuse -- United States -- Prevention,
  • Child abuse -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States

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Edition Notes

StatementJohn E.B. Myers.
LC ClassificationsHV741 .M928 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3408996M
ISBN 100195169352
LC Control Number2005024921

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Child protection is the safeguarding of children from violence, exploitation, abuse, and neglect. Article 19 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child provides for the protection of children in and out of the home. One of the ways to ensure this is by giving them quality education, the fourth of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, in addition to other child protection systems. The APSAC Handbook on Child Maltreatment. The Fourth Edition of this best-selling handbook provides readers with the most up-to-date theory, research, and best practices in the field of child abuse and neglect. Edited by leading experts, the book covers all aspects of child maltreatment, from physical abuse to sexual abuse and neglect, focusing on etiology, consequences, investigation, and treatment .   Child Evangelism Fellowship (CEF) is a Bible-centered organization composed of born-again believers whose purpose is to evangelize boys and girls with the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ and to establish (disciple) them in the Word of God and in the local church for Christian living. Laws addressing State agency responsibility when a child is placed in out-of-home care, including case planning, reasonable efforts to reunify families, and related issues. State laws on adoption Laws addressing domestic adoption, intercountry adoption, and postadoption issues.