Art of Social Change: Readings
Fall 2011

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. You will be able to simply click on the relevant Assignment Packet and download the PDF file.

Sept. 15Course Overview
Sept. 22 Creating a Children’s Movement
Sept. 29 "Aging Out" Film Screening
Oct. 6 Child Maltreatment & Substance Abuse
Oct. 13 Early Intervention
Oct. 20 Problem Solving Courts for Children & Families
Oct. 27Closing the Achievement Gap: The EdLabs Approach
Nov. 3The Prostitution of Children: The Hidden Problem, A Model Prevention and Intervention Program, & the Prosecution Approach
Nov. 10Closing the Achievement Gap: A Multi-Faceted Approach
Nov. 17Children Dying While Incarcerated: Approaches to Change
Dec. 1Juvenile Incarceration: Creating Better Models for the Future
Dec. 8Preventing Gang Violence: StreetSafe Boston


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