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By Rowena Fong, Alan Dettlaff, Joyce James, Carolyne Rodriguez

ISBN-10: 0231537077

ISBN-13: 9780231537070

The problem of racial disproportionality within the baby welfare process, relatively because it affects African-American little ones and households, has lengthy been a priority to practitioners and policymakers. in spite of the fact that, disproportionality isn't constrained to the African-American neighborhood. Latino, Native-American, Asian-American, and Pacific Islander populations event inequities in therapy. From best voices on culturally-competent care comes a state-of-the-art publication that examines disproportionalities throughout all of those racial and ethnic groups.

Eliminating Racial Disproportionality and Disparities examines quite a lot of structures that frequently impact and engage with baby welfare. Chapters are dedicated to the juvenile justice approach, psychological overall healthiness, the courts, schooling, and healthcare, making it the one booklet to provide a multisystemic method of disparities and disproportionality. full of in-depth case stories, key words, examine questions, and assets, and written to mirror CSWE-mandated knowledge, this expansive publication offers scholars, educators, policymakers, practitioners, and directors new wisdom for supplying culturally efficient providers whereas at the same time addressing disproportionality throughout a variety of platforms of care.

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We are grateful to all our contributors for writing such interesting papers, and to Vicky Peters and two enthusiastic referees for their support of this book project. Ymke Mulder has earned our undying gratitude by offering to compile the index. Cornelius Holtorf would also like to acknowledge the practical support he received during the editing process from the Department of Archaeology, University of Wales, Lampeter. Amy Gazin-Schwartz acknowledges the support of the University of Massachusetts for a graduate student travel grant which ‘AS LONG AS EVER I’VE KNOWN IT…’ 19 made it possible for her to attend the TAG meeting in Bradford, and Assumption College for practical support during the last stages of editing.

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