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The Best Policy Mix for Children: A Pathway to Citizenship

by Sharon Stroick

June 11, 2001, Sharon Stroick, "The Best Policy Mix for Children: A Pathway to Citizenship", to the Ontario Municipal Social Services Association's Learning Symposium 2001

In this presentation, Stroick introduces the idea that policies mediate the relationships that comprise citizenship. She defines the meaning of a "best policy mix" and describes the "societal nest" and the "three enabling conditions" that foster positive child outcomes. In conclusion, a list of questions is provided by which we can assess our effectiveness in supporting children and families.

Release Date: 11 Jun 2001
Number of pages: 23
Document number: 28986

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E-network: Good Children's Policy is Good for Citizenship