Franklin

A better world for children? : explorations in morality and authority / Michael King.

Author/Creator:
King, Michael, 1942, author.
Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 1997.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (241 p.)
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Subjects:
Child welfare.
Social systems.
Autopoiesis.
Ethics.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book questions the relationship between personal morality and political will, challenging the assumption that changing society is merely a matter of changing attitudes and highlights the pitfalls associated with formulating social reform
Contents:
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Good intentions into social action; Child abuse and the regulation of male power; Juridification in the protection of the Scottish child; Doing good for children; mission impossible?; The James Bulger trial: good or bad for guilty or innocent children?; Real and imagined communities and families; Observing children's rights; A different world for children; Bibliography and further reading; Name index; Subject index
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references nd indexes.
ISBN:
1-134-74890-6
0-203-44172-9
1-280-31814-7
OCLC:
475877312
Publisher Number:
10.4324/9780203441725 doi