Neglecting children--and parents

Roberts, Steven V.
April 1994
U.S. News & World Report;4/25/94, Vol. 116 Issue 16, p10
Discusses a new study by the Carnegie Corp. on the pattern of neglect which threatens America's children. How they have become of source of competition in American politics; Need for a tax-weary public to be convinced that money spent now on children will save more later--in such areas as health care, special education classes and prisons; Absence of the concepts of community virtue and moral obligation; Need to make `parent' an honorable title again.


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