An informative mix of data and discussion, this book presents conclusions and recommendations for policies that can respond to the new conditions shaping Americaa (TM)s working families. Among the family and work trends reviewed: a [ Growing population of mothers with young children in the workforce. a [ Increasing reliance of nonparental child care. a [ Growing challenges of families on welfare. a [ Increased understanding of child and adolescent development. Included in this comprehensive review of the research ...

Working Families and Growing Kids: Caring for Children and Adolescents 2003, National Academies Press, Washington, D.C.

ISBN-13: 9780309087032