Beyond Listening

Beyond Listening

Author: Clark, Alison

Publisher: Policy Press

ISBN: 9781861346124

Category: Political Science

Page: 197

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This book is the first of its kind to focus on listening to young children, both from an international perspective and through combining theory, practice and reflection. With contributions and examples from researchers and practitioners it examines how listening to young children in early childhood services is understood and practiced.
Changing Concepts of Childhood and Children's Literature
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Vanessa Joosen, Katrien Vloeberghs
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Pub

The varied collection of essays presented in this volume bridges the gap between continental and Anglo-American approaches to children's literature, and discuss the state of the art of what is topical in children's literature studies in Europe and the United States. Varied as the different subject areas under discussion are,
The Little Trials of Childhood and Children's Strategies for Dealing with Them
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Frances Chaput Waksler
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Psychology Press

A little explored area of childhood is that of the troubles and difficulties children experience simply by being children. Using adults' stories about being a child, this book presents children as they live in the social worlds of adults and in social worlds of their own making.
Childhood and Child Labour in the British Industrial Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 451
Authors: Jane Humphries
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-01 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This is a unique account of working-class childhood during the British industrial revolution. Using more than 600 autobiographies written by working men of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries Jane Humphries illuminates working-class childhood in contexts untouched by conventional sources and facilitates estimates of age at starting work, social mobility, the
Childhood and Children's Books in Early Modern Europe, 1550-1800
Language: en
Pages: 341
Authors: Immel Andrea, Andrea Immel, Michael Witmore
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05 - Publisher:

"Foreign Bodies" investigates the relation between the notion of trauma and possible forms of representation within the necessary constraints that traumatic experience itself imposes. While many influential trauma theorists have focused on the notion of textual "voice" in their search for appropriate, effective, and adequate representational modes, the book argues
Childhood and Celebrity
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Jane O'Connor, John Mercer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-16 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The twenty-first century has seen an explosion in the ways and means in which children can become part of celebrity culture. With the rise in popularity of reality TV, child beauty pageants, talent shows, and social media platforms, as well as more established routes to fame through TV, cinema, theatre