Art of Social Change: Readings
Fall 2010

Elizabeth Bartholet's NOBODY'S CHILDREN: Abuse and Neglect, Foster Drift, and the Adoption Alternative (Beacon Press 1999) [hereafter Nobody's Children] will serve as the course text together with additional course materials. As soon as the additional materials are ready, we will post them below. Simply click on the relevant Assignment Packet and download the PDF file.

Sept. 2Course Overview
Sept. 9Drug-Exposed Newborns & Family Drug Treatment Courts
Sept. 16Representing Abused and Neglected Children: Holding Attorneys Accountable
Sept. 30Race to the Top: An Insider's View on Obama's Contest to Reform Education in America
Oct. 7"Family Affair" Film Screening
Oct. 14Children Dying While Incarcerated: A Reason for Hope
Oct. 21Challenging Massachusetts' Child Welfare System: Is Litigation the Right Path?
Oct. 28The Prostitution of Children: The Hidden Problem & A Model Prevention and Intervention Program 
Nov. 4Beyond Juvenile Incarceration: Creating Better, Cheaper Solutions for Youth
Nov. 11Impact of the Economy on Child Homelessness
Nov. 18Social Enterprises for Children: Creating, Growing, and Evaluating 
Dec. 2Reforming NYC's Schools: Challenging the Status Quo


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