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The Resource Family policy matters : how policymaking affects families and what professionals can do, Karen Bogenschneider, Rothermel-Bascom Professor of Human Ecology and Family Policy Specialist, University of Wisconsin-Extension, Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Family policy matters : how policymaking affects families and what professionals can do, Karen Bogenschneider, Rothermel-Bascom Professor of Human Ecology and Family Policy Specialist, University of Wisconsin-Extension, Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Family policy matters : how policymaking affects families and what professionals can do
Title
Family policy matters
Title remainder
how policymaking affects families and what professionals can do
Statement of responsibility
Karen Bogenschneider, Rothermel-Bascom Professor of Human Ecology and Family Policy Specialist, University of Wisconsin-Extension, Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This best-selling text integrates the latest research and cutting-edge practice to make an evidence-based case for family policy. It uses examples from around the globe to explain how families support society and how policies support families. The book also moves beyond analysis to action with pragmatic processes and procedures for improving the effectiveness and efficiency of policies by viewing them through the lens of family impact. Highlights of the new edition include:Extensive revisions with many new references and policies that reflect recent changes in the .
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Bogenschneider, Karen,
Dewey number
  • 306.85/0973
  • 306.850973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Family policy
  • United States
Label
Family policy matters : how policymaking affects families and what professionals can do, Karen Bogenschneider, Rothermel-Bascom Professor of Human Ecology and Family Policy Specialist, University of Wisconsin-Extension, Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
mixed
Contents
Foreword / Theodora Ooms -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- About the author -- The rationale for family policymaking -- From the reluctant student to passionate proponent : how youth have used family policy to change the world -- Why we should focus on families in policymaking, and why we don't -- Defining family policy : an identity of its own -- Policies and practices biased toward individual rights over family responsibilities -- How families support society and how societies support families : a global view -- How society shapes families : a u.s. view -- Viewing policies and programs through the family impact lens -- Families as a legitimate focus of public policy : yesterday and today -- How current policy issues can benefit from the family impact lens -- Using theory and practice to advance enduring family policy in the 21st century -- Bridging controversy and building consensus : the theory of paradox -- Looking back to move forward : lessons from the history of family policy / by Karen Bogenschneider & Thomas Corbett -- Strategies for getting involved in family policymaking -- What policymakers and the policy process are really like -- Building family-focused policy : the family impact lens toolkit / by Karen Bogenschneider, Olivia Little, Theodora Ooms, Sara Benning, Karen Cadigan, & Thomas Corbett -- Building evidence-based family policy : insights from the family impact seminars -- Deciding what you can do : careers in family policy -- Approaches for getting involved in family policy : advocacy or education -- Making family policy matter : moving from analysis to action -- References -- Author index -- Subject index
Control code
ocn869095221
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume various pagings)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135013806
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869095221
Label
Family policy matters : how policymaking affects families and what professionals can do, Karen Bogenschneider, Rothermel-Bascom Professor of Human Ecology and Family Policy Specialist, University of Wisconsin-Extension, Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
mixed
Contents
Foreword / Theodora Ooms -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- About the author -- The rationale for family policymaking -- From the reluctant student to passionate proponent : how youth have used family policy to change the world -- Why we should focus on families in policymaking, and why we don't -- Defining family policy : an identity of its own -- Policies and practices biased toward individual rights over family responsibilities -- How families support society and how societies support families : a global view -- How society shapes families : a u.s. view -- Viewing policies and programs through the family impact lens -- Families as a legitimate focus of public policy : yesterday and today -- How current policy issues can benefit from the family impact lens -- Using theory and practice to advance enduring family policy in the 21st century -- Bridging controversy and building consensus : the theory of paradox -- Looking back to move forward : lessons from the history of family policy / by Karen Bogenschneider & Thomas Corbett -- Strategies for getting involved in family policymaking -- What policymakers and the policy process are really like -- Building family-focused policy : the family impact lens toolkit / by Karen Bogenschneider, Olivia Little, Theodora Ooms, Sara Benning, Karen Cadigan, & Thomas Corbett -- Building evidence-based family policy : insights from the family impact seminars -- Deciding what you can do : careers in family policy -- Approaches for getting involved in family policy : advocacy or education -- Making family policy matter : moving from analysis to action -- References -- Author index -- Subject index
Control code
ocn869095221
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume various pagings)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135013806
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869095221

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