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Author Sinclair, Ian, 1938-

Title Foster carers [electronic resource] : why they stay and why they leave / Ian Sinclair, Ian Gibbs, and Kate Wilson.

Imprint London ; New York : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 192 p.
Series Supporting parents
Supporting parents.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-184) and indexes.
Contents Background and introduction -- Who are the carers? -- Kinds of fostering -- Strains and satisfactions -- Who finds it easiest to foster -- Stressful "events" for foster carers -- Informal and formal support -- Continuing and ceasing to foster -- Explaining outcomes : putting the variables together -- Conclusion.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Foster home care -- Great Britain.
Foster parents -- Great Britain.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Gibbs, Ian.
Wilson, Kate, 1943-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781846420665
1843101726 (pbk.)

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