Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Record:   Prev Next
More Information
Author Axford, Nick.

Title Exploring concepts of child well-being : implications for children's services / Nick Axford.

Imprint Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2008.

Item Status

Description 1 online resource (vi, 264 pages) : illustrations.
Series Studies in poverty, inequality and social exclusion
Studies in poverty, inequality, and social exclusion.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Exploring concepts ofchild well-being; Contents; List of tables; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. Need; 3. Rights; 4. Poverty; 5. Quality of life; 6. Social exclusion; 7. Relationships between the concepts; 8. Child well-being through different lenses; 9. Relationships between the conditions; 10. Matching conditions and service styles; 11. Developing congruent children's services; 12. Conclusions; Appendix A: Method; Appendix B: Logistic regression; Appendix C: The 60 variables; Appendix D: Additional results; References; Index.
Summary This book provides an understanding of what child welfare is, explores how it can be measured and sets out the implications for children's services in incorporating child well-being into their work.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Children -- Social conditions -- Research.
Child welfare -- Research.
Child welfare -- Government policy.
Children -- Services for -- Evaluation.
Child welfare -- England -- London.
Evaluation research (Social action programs)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Axford, Nick. Exploring Concepts of Child Well-Being : Implications for Children's Services. Bristol : The Policy Press, ©2008 9781847420657
ISBN 1847423396 (electronic bk.)
9781847423399 (electronic bk.)