The Resource They took the kids last night : how the child protection system puts families at risk, Diane L. Redleaf

They took the kids last night : how the child protection system puts families at risk, Diane L. Redleaf

Label
They took the kids last night : how the child protection system puts families at risk
Title
They took the kids last night
Title remainder
how the child protection system puts families at risk
Statement of responsibility
Diane L. Redleaf
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book shows a rarely exposed side of America's contemporary struggle to address child abuse, telling the stories of loving families who were almost destroyed by false allegations--readily accepted by caseworkers, doctors, the media, and, too often, the courts
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Redleaf, Diane L
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626.5
LC item number
.R43 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WA 320 AI3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child abuse
  • Child welfare
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Child abuse
  • Child welfare
  • Child Protective Services
  • Child Abuse
  • Family Relations
  • Mandatory Reporting
  • Civil Rights
  • Illinois
Label
They took the kids last night : how the child protection system puts families at risk, Diane L. Redleaf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Today the "Brady Bunch" kids could be taken, too -- A "multidisciplinary pediatric consortium" means doctors help police and caseworkers to take the kids -- The investigation begins in earnest, with "hurry up and wait" -- It's fine to take the kids, unless the state is lying -- A night to remember -- Planning for a court date to keep the kids -- "Without prejudice" means you lose the kids for now -- Bringing on the witnesses -- The state's star witness and someone the investigation missed -- The baby's at risk if breastfed in private -- Attacking the doctor who knows something about fractures -- To the finish line -- Attempts at recourse and the end of the investigation -- Partial answers and partial remedies -- A "constellation of injuries" does not equal child abuse -- We believe the children, except when they say the baby wasn't abused -- A statistical likelihood doesn't make parents guilty -- Epilogue : what needs to be done
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 271 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781440866296
Lccn
2018024434
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1037885213
  • (OCoLC)on1037885213
Label
They took the kids last night : how the child protection system puts families at risk, Diane L. Redleaf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Today the "Brady Bunch" kids could be taken, too -- A "multidisciplinary pediatric consortium" means doctors help police and caseworkers to take the kids -- The investigation begins in earnest, with "hurry up and wait" -- It's fine to take the kids, unless the state is lying -- A night to remember -- Planning for a court date to keep the kids -- "Without prejudice" means you lose the kids for now -- Bringing on the witnesses -- The state's star witness and someone the investigation missed -- The baby's at risk if breastfed in private -- Attacking the doctor who knows something about fractures -- To the finish line -- Attempts at recourse and the end of the investigation -- Partial answers and partial remedies -- A "constellation of injuries" does not equal child abuse -- We believe the children, except when they say the baby wasn't abused -- A statistical likelihood doesn't make parents guilty -- Epilogue : what needs to be done
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 271 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781440866296
Lccn
2018024434
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1037885213
  • (OCoLC)on1037885213

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