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Janet Read - Disabled Children and the Law: Research and Good Practice - 9781843102809 - V9781843102809
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Disabled Children and the Law: Research and Good Practice

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Description for Disabled Children and the Law: Research and Good Practice Paperback. Now in its completely updated second edition, this accessible guide provides essential information about how the law can be used to promote good practice and policy development for disabled children and young people. The authors take an anti-discriminatory and inclusive approach that involves parents and children in decision-making and advocacy. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 1DBKW; JFFG; JFSP1; LNTH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 20. Weight in Grams: 454.

Now in its completely updated second edition, this accessible guide provides essential information about how the law can be used to promote good practice and policy development for disabled children and young people.

The authors take an anti-discriminatory and inclusive approach that involves parents and children in decision-making and advocacy. They summarise recent research on common needs and problems of disabled children, young adults and their families, and what support services are valued by them. Individual chapters cover issues affecting children at different stages in the lifecourse, including receiving diagnosis, ensuring educational and social inclusion, and establishing autonomy and ... Read more

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Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Condition
New
Number of Pages
320
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781843102809
SKU
V9781843102809
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 5 to 9 working days
Ref
99-10

About Janet Read
Luke Clements is a solicitor and Senior Research Fellow of the School of Law, Cardiff University. He has written widely on community care and the rights of disabled people and undertakes training in the public and voluntary sectors. He has extensive legal experience of representing disabled children, adults and their families.

Reviews for Disabled Children and the Law: Research and Good Practice
The book is easy to use and the cross-referencing in the text and detailed index makes it possible to dip in and out and search for relevant information. Written by recognised experts in the fields of research and law relating to disabled children, this should prove an essential tool for all those working with disabled children and their families.
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