Child and Family Advocacy: Addressing the Rights and Responsibilities of Child, Family and Society

  • Gaston E. Blom
  • Joanne G. Keith
  • Ilene Tomber
Part of the Child Nurturance book series (CHILDNUR, volume 4)


Current POpulation Report Effective Advocacy Human Service Professional United Nation Declaration Child Advocacy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gaston E. Blom
    • 1
  • Joanne G. Keith
    • 1
  • Ilene Tomber
    • 1
  1. 1.Child Advocacy Resource NetworkMichigan State UniversityEast LansingUSA

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