Race and Child Welfare:
Disproportionality, Disparity, Discrimination:
Re-Assessing the Facts, Re-Thinking the Policy Options
Working Conference at Harvard Law School
January 28 – 29, 2011
(Post-Conference Papers, Presentation Papers and Conference-related Articles)
Post-Conference Papers, Articles, and Related Workshop
Baeder, Ben. “Studies: Disproportionate Number of Black Children Wind Up in L.A. Foster Care,” DailyNews.com (March 23, 2013).
Conference-Related Materials including Articles
Drake, Brett, Jennifer M. Jolley, Paul Lanier, John Fluke, Richard P. Barth, and Melissa Jonson-Reid. “Racial Bias in Child Protection? A Comparison of Competing Explanations Using National Data,” Pediatrics (doi:10.1542/peds.2010-1710) (February 7, 2011).
Putnam-Hornstein, Emily and Barbara Needell. “Predictors of Child Protective Service Contact between Birth and Age Five: An Examination of California’s 2002 Birth Cohort” (Accepted for Publication: Children and Youth Services Review).