Caring for Abused and Neglected Children: Making the right decisions for reunification or long-term care

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Caring for Abused and Neglected Children : Making the right decisions for reunification or long-term care. / Wade, J; Biehal, N; Farrelly, N; Sinclair, I.

London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2011. 224 p.

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Harvard

Wade, J, Biehal, N, Farrelly, N & Sinclair, I 2011, Caring for Abused and Neglected Children: Making the right decisions for reunification or long-term care. Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London.

APA

Wade, J., Biehal, N., Farrelly, N., & Sinclair, I. (2011). Caring for Abused and Neglected Children: Making the right decisions for reunification or long-term care. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Vancouver

Wade J, Biehal N, Farrelly N, Sinclair I. Caring for Abused and Neglected Children: Making the right decisions for reunification or long-term care. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2011. 224 p.

Author

Wade, J ; Biehal, N ; Farrelly, N ; Sinclair, I. / Caring for Abused and Neglected Children : Making the right decisions for reunification or long-term care. London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2011. 224 p.

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