viii, 306 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
0195169352 hardcover alkaline paper 9780195169355
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -300) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Child protection from the colonial period to 1875 Societies for the prevention of cruelty to children Child protection from 1900 to 1962 Child protection from 1962 to the present Child sexual abuse Causes of child abuse and neglect Reducing abuse and neglect Improving the child protection system.