• Children of the state: Reforming the case system. New Labour and corporate parenting

      Harlow, Elizabeth; Frost, Nick; Univeristy of Chester ; Leeds Metropolitian University (Whiting & Birch, 2011-08-05)
      This book chapter discusses the role of the government as corporate patent to children who are unable to live with their birth parents. It describes and offers critical reflection on proposals to improve the education achievement of such children and their relational continuity with social workers.