Local Childhoods Global Issues

Author: Heather Montgomery
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1447305833
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This volume considers the problems caused by poverty, social inequality, ill-health and violence and emphasises that these are challenges for children everywhere, not just those in the poorer countries of the world.

Changing Childhoods

Author: Heather Montgomery
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN:
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This book is a must-read for anyone concerned with the health or social development of children.’ Professor Anthony Costello, Institute of Child Health, University College London, England

Children And Young People S Cultural Worlds

Author: Sarah Bragg
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1447309251
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This is the second in a series of four books, written by experts in the field, which provides an introduction to childhood degree programmes and related modules.

Childhoods At The Intersection Of The Local And The Global

Author: Afua Twum-Danso Imoh
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137283343
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Through all three forms of universalization, early childhood is positioned as
aglobal issue, asa social concern for world polity. By spelling out the three forms
of universalization,this chapter triedtoshow that universalmodels of childhood
have no ontologicalstatusof 'being' universal. Instead,the universality ofearly
childhood– including conceptual frameworks that define features, ontologize
entities, assign responsibilities and legitimize action– is socially constituted and
constructed.

Understanding Childhood

Author: Mary Jane Kehily
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1447309278
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This volume is the first in a series of four books, written by experts in the field, which provides an introduction to childhood degree programmes and related modules.

Global Childhoods

Author: Kate Cregan
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1473908388
Size: 73.78 MB
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This book is an absolute must for scholars in all the fields of childhood studies.

Global Childhoods

Author: Stuart Aitken
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317997417
Size: 79.26 MB
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This astute book initiates a broad discussion from a variety of different disciplines about how we place children nationally, globally and within development discourses.

Childhoods

Author: Gaile Sloan Cannella
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9781433104503
Size: 29.55 MB
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The questions that inform this chapter are framed around the difficulty of finding
ways of complex engagement with "big" global issues, such as climate change
and consumerism, in the context of early childhood education. A critical
engagement with globalization offers possibilities for re-thinking early childhood
pedagogy as an effect of the interplay between the global and local, space and
place, self and other, and nature and culture. Such a conceptualization of
globalization draws ...

Childhood Youth And Migration

Author: Christine Hunner-Kreisel
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319311115
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This book shows the different ways in which migration matters in the context of global and local childhood and youth.

Diverse Early Childhood Education Policies And Practices

Author: Amita Gupta
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135123012
Size: 31.91 MB
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The following descriptions of and discussions on aspects of some early
childhood classrooms in India, China, Singapore, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives
will provide a more detailed look into the environment, activities, and materials
used in the class- room, and how local and global issues are reflected in the
curriculum. Limited finan- cial resources were available to most schools included
in this study, except for the elite private schools which are usually well funded
and adequately ...