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The Resource Alberta's day care controversy : from 1908 to 2009--and beyond, Tom Langford

Alberta's day care controversy : from 1908 to 2009--and beyond, Tom Langford

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Alberta's day care controversy : from 1908 to 2009--and beyond
Title
Alberta's day care controversy
Title remainder
from 1908 to 2009--and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Tom Langford
Title variation
Alberta's daycare controversy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Day care in Alberta has had a remarkably durable history as a controversial issue. Since the late 1950s, disputes over day care programs, policies, and funding have been a recurring feature of political life in the province. Alberta's Day Care Controversy traces the development of day care policies and programs in Alberta, with particular emphasis on policy decisions and program initiatives that have provoked considerable debate and struggle among citizens. For most of Alberta's first fifty years as a province, day care was treated as a private rather than a public issue. Beginning in the late
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Langford, Tom
Dewey number
362.71/2097123
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ778.7.C22
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The West unbound, social and cultural studies,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Day care centers
  • Day care centers
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Child care services
  • Child care services
  • Day care centers
  • Day care centers
  • Alberta
Label
Alberta's day care controversy : from 1908 to 2009--and beyond, Tom Langford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from Athabasca University Press website ; viewed on 2019-05-06
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-396) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Tables; Abbreviations; Timeline; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction: Research Strategy, Themes, and Scope; 2 Early Efforts to Organize Day Nurseries, 1908-45; 3 The 1960s: Citizen Action, Civil Servants, and Municipal Initiatives Lead the Way; 4 The 1970s: Governments Fund High-Quality Day Cares as Preventive Social Services; 5 Years of Turmoil, 1979-82: A New System for Day Care Is Born; 6 From Corporatized Chains to "Mom and Pop" Centres: Diversity in Commercial Day Care; 7 Day Care in Question, 1984-99; 8 Municipalities and Lighthouse Child Care, 1980-99
Control code
663714187
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 406 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781926836034
Lccn
2018656206
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612977886
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6512936b-4078-4080-b600-d4831c9aa29a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663714187
Label
Alberta's day care controversy : from 1908 to 2009--and beyond, Tom Langford
Publication
Note
Title from Athabasca University Press website ; viewed on 2019-05-06
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-396) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Tables; Abbreviations; Timeline; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction: Research Strategy, Themes, and Scope; 2 Early Efforts to Organize Day Nurseries, 1908-45; 3 The 1960s: Citizen Action, Civil Servants, and Municipal Initiatives Lead the Way; 4 The 1970s: Governments Fund High-Quality Day Cares as Preventive Social Services; 5 Years of Turmoil, 1979-82: A New System for Day Care Is Born; 6 From Corporatized Chains to "Mom and Pop" Centres: Diversity in Commercial Day Care; 7 Day Care in Question, 1984-99; 8 Municipalities and Lighthouse Child Care, 1980-99
Control code
663714187
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 406 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781926836034
Lccn
2018656206
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612977886
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6512936b-4078-4080-b600-d4831c9aa29a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663714187

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