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The Best Interests of the Child

The Best Interests of the Child (Paperback)

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Updated edition of this popular text consolidating all child-centred legislation, from the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child through to the referendum on children's rights 2012, in an easy-to-understand format.





New to this edition:Thirty-first Amendment of the Constitution (Children) 2012Children First 2011 national guidance









Provides a clear interpretation of all child legislation and examines the implications of legislation for early childhood education and care.







Emphasises the care contract that exists in childcare in Ireland, how those working with children are charged with working in the best interests of the child and how this is enshrined in our laws.

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All childcare courses and for those working with children in any capacity.

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial welfare & social servicesWelfare & benefit systemsChild welfare Publisher: Gill Publication Date: 06/09/2013 ISBN-13: 9780717157198  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.  

Eileen McPartland, MA Higher Education, BComm, Dip Legal Studies, teaches at Liberties College of Further Education, Dublin, on the CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Early Education programme. She also teaches on a range of NFQ Level 5 and Level 6 courses including Childcare Management Programmes, Applied Social Studies and Youth & Community Programmes. Eileen is the author of Supervision & Leadership in Childcare.

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