Vulnerable Child What Really Hurts America's Children and What We Can Do about It

ISBN-10: 0201920808

ISBN-13: 9780201920802

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List price: $17.50
Publisher: Da Capo Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/24/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 296
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Richard Weissbourd is a child and family psychologist on the faculty of Harvard's School of Education and Kennedy School of Government. His writing has appeared in the New York Times , Boston Globe , and Chicago Tribune . Weissbourd is the author of The Vulnerable Child , recently named by the American School Board Journal as one of the top ten educational books of all time.

A Note on Methodology
What Ever Happened to Huckleberry Finn?
The Real Roots of Success and Failure
Families Untied?
Looking Inside Families
The Roots of Gangs and Cliques
Communities: More Than Kind and Less Than Kin
The Troubles of Ghetto Children
Why Our Efforts to Help Children Fail
Healthy Starts
Schools That Work
Even If the Boat Goes Down: Child Protective Services
The Police
Beyond the Edifice Complex: What Cities Can Do
Permission Acknowledgments
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