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Licensing Parents: Family, State, and Child Maltreatment

Licensing Parents: Family, State, and Child Maltreatment (Paperback)

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This book examines the negative power that child maltreatment has on individuals and society ethically and politically, while analyzing the positive power that parental love and healthy families have. To address how best to confront the problem of child maltreatment, it examines several policy options, ultimately defending a policy of licensing parents, while carefully examining the tension between child and adult rights and duties.

History & PoliticsPolitics & governmentCentral governmentCentral government policiesPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial welfare & social servicesWelfare & benefit systemsChild welfarePhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSociologySociology: family & relationships Publisher: Lexington Books Publication Date: 01/07/2010 ISBN-13: 9780739129142  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Michael T. McFall is a postdoctoral teaching fellow in the Introduction to Humanities Department at Stanford University.

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