Foster care / Debra Bloom, editor
- Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, 
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- Physical Description:
- 105 pages ; 24 cm.
- Additional Creators:
- Bloom, Debra
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- At issue. Social issues
- Foster care : an overview / Tom Harris -- Children are in foster care because they are poor / Gaylynn Burroughs -- Children are in foster care because of parents' substance abuse / Joseph P. Ryan ... [et al.] -- Staying in a troubled home can be better than foster care placement / Joseph J. Doyle, Jr. -- Foster children still need support as they reach adulthood / Toni Naccarato and Liliana Hernández -- Kinship care benefits foster children / Marlene Busko -- Group homes help at-risk youth / Michael C. Farley -- Group homes increase the risk of delinquency for foster children / Craig Chamberlain -- White families may not be the best choice for adopting black children / David Crary -- Race should not be a consideration when adopting a child / Curtis L. Ivery -- The Indian Child Welfare Act is needed to preserve American Indian culture / Heidi Kiiwetinepinesiik Stark and Kekek Jason Todd Stark -- Schools take steps to meet the educational needs of foster children / Linda Jacobson -- Schools do not meet the special education needs of foster children / Sarah Geenan and Laurie E. Powers -- Privatized foster care is increasing / Laurent Belsie.
- 9780737745146 (hardcover)
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- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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