Bibliographic Details

Advocating for children : international perspectives on children's rights / edited by Anne B. Smith ... [et al.].

Imprint Dunedin, N.Z. : University of Otago Press, 2000.
Description 223 p. ; 23 cm.
Language English
Subject Children's rights -- Congresses.
Children (International law) -- Congresses.
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Congresses.
Children's rights.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
Other authors / contributors Smith, Anne B.
ISBN 1877133906
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgements
  • About the authors
  • Introduction: Children's rights: An overview
  • 1.. Trauma and children's rights
  • 2.. Children with disabilities: Equal rights or different rights?
  • 3.. Children's rights education: Implementing Article 42
  • 4.. Children's rights in the ecology of human development
  • 5.. Juducial and legislative conceptions of childhood and children's voices in family law
  • 6.. Assessing the impact of the economic reforms on Maori tamariki and rangatahi
  • 7.. The rights of the Samoan child
  • 8.. Victims of tokenism and hypocrisy: New Zealand's failure to implement the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
  • 9.. The sociology of childhood: Children's autonomy and participation rights
  • 10.. Parents and children: Legal reform to facilitate children's particiaption
  • 11.. Children's democratic rights: Are we ready? What we can learn from young workers
  • 12.. Urban children and families in distress: Global trends and concerns
  • 13.. Children's rights and early childhood education: The rights of babies and young children
  • 14.. Consent in child health: Upholding the participation rights of children and young people
  • 15.. Summary: Where do we go next?