Närvarande mödrar och tillräckligt frånvarande fäder. Om socialtjänstens bedömningar av föräldrars omsorg
2006 (Swedish)In: Socialvetenskaplig tidskrift, ISSN 1104-1420, Vol. 13, no 1, 51-65 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
and sufficiently absernt fathers: Social service assessments of
mothers and fathers as care-givers.
This article focuses upon how mothers and fathers as care-givers
are scrutinized and assessed by the social services in cases of
neglect, and analyses why the parents are treated differently. The
empirical material consists of written reports from 26 cases were
children have been placed in foster care.
Three features of social service practice are used to understand
the different ways in which mothers and fathers are assessed: the
knowledge base of social work; the function of the written report
in working practice; and the different conduct of mothers and
fathers in relation to the social
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2006. Vol. 13, no 1, 51-65 p.
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