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Children in social peril

a community vision for preserving family care of African American children and youths

by Sheryl Brissett-Chapman

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by CWLA Press in Washington DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Child welfare -- United States.,
    • Social work with African American children.

    • Edition Notes

      Report of the First African American Child Welfare Summit convened by the Black Administrators in Child Welfare, Inc. Sponsored by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

      Other titlesCommunity vision for preserving family care of African American children and youths
      Statementcompiled by Sheryl Brissett-Chapman & Mareasa Issacs-Shockley.
      ContributionsIssacs-Shockley, Mareasa., Black Administrators in Child Welfare, Inc., Child Welfare League of America., Annie E. Casey Foundation., African American Child Welfare Summit (1st : 1995 : St. Louis, Mo.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV741 .B775 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 51 p. :
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL748145M
      ISBN 100878686851
      LC Control Number97141794
      OCLC/WorldCa36742924

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