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Title Childhood, youth, and social work in transformation : implications for policy and practice / Lynn M. Nybell, Jeffrey J. Shook, and Janet L. Finn, editors
Published New York : Columbia University Press, 2009


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Description xviii, 457 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction and conceptual framework / Lynn M. Nybell, Jeffrey J. Shook, and Janet L. Finn -- Making trouble : representations of social work, youth, and pathology / Janet L. Finn -- Missing children : representing young people away from placement / Lynn M. Nybell -- It ain't as simple as it seems : risky youths, morality, and service markets in schools / Linwood H. Cousins -- "Stop the super jail for kids" : youth activism to reclaim childhood in the juvenile justice system / Jennifer Tilton -- Good mothers/teen mothers : claiming rights and responsibilities / Deborah Freedman Lustig -- The well-being of children and the question of attachment / Kerrie Ghenie and Charlie Wellenstein -- Childhood by geography : toward a framework of rights, responsibilities, and entitlements / Jeffrey J. Shook -- From "youth home" to "juvenile detention" : constructing disciplined children in Detroit / Luke Bergmann -- Educating all our children / Ruth Zweifler -- Constructing ability and disability among preschoolers in the Crestview head start program / Patricia A. Jessup -- Children and youth in a medicalized world : young people's agency in mental health treatment / Ben Stride-Darnley -- Accounting for risk : children and youth in community-based reform / Lynn M. Nybell -- "At risk" for becoming neoliberal subjects : rethinking the "normal" middle-class family / Rachel Heiman -- Child's eye view / Janet L. Finn -- On project SpeakOUT / Derrick Jackson -- The Marshall-Brennan constitutional literacy project : a case study in law and social justice / Maryam Ahranjani -- "You may even be president of the United States one day"? Challenging commercialized feminism in programming for girls in juvenile justice / Sara Goodkind -- Youth uprising : gritty youth leadership development and communal transformation / Jennifer Tilton -- Young people as leaders in conflict resolution / Charles D. Garvin -- Y.O.U.T.H. training project: foster youth as teachers to transform social work / Lori Fryzel and Jamie Lee Evans
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Social work with children -- United States.
Social work with teenagers -- United States.
Child welfare -- Government policy -- United States.
Author Nybell, Lynn M.
Shook, Jeffrey J.
Finn, Janet L., 1956-
LC no. 2008029831
ISBN 9780231141406 hardback
0231141408 hardback
Other Titles Childhood, youth, & social work in transformation