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Author Thomas, Janet Y

Title Educating Drug-exposed Children : the Aftermath Of The Crack-baby Crisis
Published Hoboken : Taylor & Francis Ltd., 2004


Description 1 online resource (170 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Chapter 1 The Policy Paradox; Chapter 2 Drug-Exposed Children and Development; Chapter 3 The Politics of At-Risk; Chapter 4 Identifying a Cracked Foundation; Chapter 5 Healing the Crack in Their World; Appendix A Data Collection Instrument; Appendix B Demographic Information; Appendix C Survey/Questionnaire Results; Notes; Glossary of Related Terms; Index
Summary This is the first book to use teachers' experiences to understand how prenatal drug exposure affects children's' development, and how social construction of the problem influences perceptions within schools
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Subject Children of prenatal substance abuse -- Education -- United States
Crack (Drug) -- United States
Children of prenatal substance abuse -- Education
Crack (Drug)
United States
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780203998021