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Roots of futility / Norman A. Polansky, Robert D. Borgman, Christine De Saix.

; Borgman, Robert D., author ; De Saix, Christine, author
[1st ed.].. San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 1972.
ISBN 0875891500, 9780875891507

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Other Authors Borgman, Robert D.,
De Saix, Christine,
Subjects Appalachian Region.
Child abuse -- Appalachian Region.
Child abuse.
Frustration -- United States.
Mother and child.
Mother-Child Relations -- United States.
People with social disabilities -- Appalachian Region.
People with social disabilities.
Poverty -- Psychological aspects.
Poverty -- United States.
Psychology -- United States.
Socioeconomic Factors -- United States.
Series Jossey-Bass behavioral science series.
Description xvi, 272 pages ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-266).
Contents Poor as Job's turkey -- When is a child neglected? -- Desolation -- Futility in a cultural context -- Design of a diagnostic study -- Psychic maturity and maternal competence -- Transmission of futility -- Impact on the child -- Infantilization -- Verbal accessibility in diagnosis -- Exercises in futility -- Breaking the chain -- Childhood level of living scale -- Maternal characteristics scale -- Infantilization scale.
Geographic Area Appalachian Mountains
Network Numbers (OCoLC)573331
(OCoLC)ocm00573331
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Polansky, Norman A., 1918-
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