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''No Small Matter'': Child Policy Research

by Rianne Mahon

March 21, 2001, Rianne Mahon, "No Small Matter: Child Policy Research", for the 18th Annual Davidson Dunton Research Lecture

Mahon examines the importance of child policy along with the changes and challenges in this domain over time. She contrasts the difference between social democratic and liberal regimes as well as the relationships between different levels of governements and communities. The conclusion deals with social policy renewal and the need to include realism and idealism in the development of child policy.

Release Date: 21 Mar 2001
Number of pages: 21
Document number: 28977