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New Directions in Child Abuse and Neglect Research  (BOCYF)
2014

Each year, child protective services receive reports of child abuse and neglect involving six million children, and many more go unreported. The long-term human and fiscal consequences of child abuse... Read more


Child Maltreatment Research, Policy, and Practice for the Next Decade: Workshop Summary  (BOCYF,NRC)
2012

In 1993 the National Research Council released its landmark report Understanding Child Abuse and Neglect (NRC, 1993). That report identified child maltreatment as a devastating social problem in... Read more


Toward an Integrated Science of Research on Families: Workshop Report  (BOCYF)
2011

Demographic changes, immigration, economic upheavals, and changing societal mores are creating new and altered structures, processes, and relationships in American families today. As families undergo... Read more


A Review of the HHS Family Planning Program:Mission, Management, and Measurement of Results  (HSP,BOCYF)
2009

A Review of the HHS Family Planning Program provides a broad evaluation of the Title X family planning program since its establishment in 1970. The program successfully provides family planning... Read more


Working Families and Growing Kids:Caring for Children and Adolescents  (BOCYF,IOM)
2005

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Violence in Families: Assessing Prevention and Treatment Programs  (CBASSE)
1998

Reports of mistreated children, domestic violence, and abuse of elderly persons continue to strain the capacity of police, courts, social services agencies, and medical centers. At the same time,... Read more


Welfare, the Family, and Reproductive Behavior:Report of a Meeting  (CBASSE)
1997

The design of welfare programs in an era of reform and devolution to the states must take into account the likely effects of programs on demographic behavior. In the past, most research on welfare has... Read more


Welfare, the Family, and Reproductive Behavior:Research Perspectives  (CBASSE)
1998

The design of welfare programs in an era of reform and devolution to the states must take into account the likely effects of programs on demographic behavior. Most research on welfare in the past has... Read more



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