Handicapped children in residential care
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Handicapped children in residential care a study of policy failure by Ann Shearer

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Published by Bedford Square Press in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Children with disabilities -- Institutional care -- Great Britain.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Ann Shearer.
LC ClassificationsHV890.G7 S5
The Physical Object
Pagination[8], 114 p. ;
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3801592M
ISBN 100719910358
LC Control Number81106005

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In this monograph, the authors have examined in detail the patterns of residential care for handicapped children in long-stay institutions. Their series of studies extended over a period of 4 years and in this time more than separate living units in 26 different establishments were visited. In their initial field studies, they found marked differences in child management Cited by: This is an important report which draws attention to a number of discrepancies in the overall care of mentally handicapped children in both private and local authority residential care in England and Wales. It makes a number of commonsense recommendations which should be studied and acted upon by local authority education and social services departments, and the school . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for International Library of Sociology: Patterns of Residential Care: Sociological Studies in Institutions for Handicapped Children by Roy D. King, Jack Tizard and Norma V. Raynes (, Hardcover, Reprint) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Additional Physical Format: Online version: Martens, Elise H. (Elise Henrietta), Residential schools for handicapped children. Washington, D.C.: United States.

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