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.
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,
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.
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
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
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