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Sonali Shah

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Disability Introduction Traditionally, disability was considered to be a personal trouble, as opposed to the social issue and public policy co...

Discipline and Punishment

George W. Holden

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Discipline and Punishment Introduction The discipline and punishment of children by parents is among the most commonly investigated topics in d...


Christia Spears Brown

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Discrimination Introduction Discrimination is remarkably complex. At its most simple, discrimination involves harmful actions toward others bec...

Disney, Walt

Brenda Ayres

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Walt Disney Introduction Walt Disney was born in Chicago on 5 December 1901, the youngest of four sons, with a sister to follow. In 1906 the f...


Elizabeth V. Sweet

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Dolls Introduction Dolls are more than just the playthings of children—they are pieces of material culture that embody and convey social belie...

Domestic Violence

Lorraine Radford

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Domestic Violence Introduction Although the true extent of the problem is unknown, child victimization surveys worldwide show that a significa...

Drawings, Children's

Esther Burkitt

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Children’s Drawings Introduction Children’s drawings have received a wealth of attention since the early 20th century from many different pers...

Early Childhood

Glenda MacNaughton

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Early Childhood Introduction Early childhood is the period of childhood between birth and eight years of age. While the provision of targeted e...


Kathryn M. Anderson-Levitt

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Education Introduction Colloquially, “education” usually means “schooling,” and thus this bibliography focuses on schooling, although it will b...

Environment, Children and the

Louise Chawla, Debbie Flanders Cushing, Laura Healey Malinin, Illène Pevec, Willem van Vliet, Kelly Zuniga

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Children and the Environment Introduction Children and the environment cover a broad, interdisciplinary field of research and practice. The soc...

Ethics in Research with Children

Ann Farrell

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Ethics in Research with Children Introduction Widespread scholarly interest in ethics in research with children, as an extant field of inquiry...


Kieron Sheehy

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Eugenics Introduction Charles Darwin (b. 1809–d. 1882) published On the Origin of Species (1859) and The Descent of Man (1871). These texts in...

Evolutionary Studies of Childhood

Alyssa N. Crittenden

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Evolutionary Studies of Childhood Introduction Current research on the evolution of childhood is largely interdisciplinary, highlighting the s...


Esther Dermott

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Fathers Introduction Research on fathers spans social science disciplines; sociology, political science, psychology, anthropology, socio-legal...

Female Genital Cutting

Elizabeth Heger Boyle

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Female Genital Cutting Introduction Female genital cutting (FGCs; also known as female circumcision or female genital mutilation) affects milli...

Feral and "Wild" Children

Michael Newton

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Feral and “Wild” Children Introduction The term feral children has been taken as applying to those who have endured three very different kinds...

Fetuses and Embryos

Jean Reith Schroedel, Erin E. Brooks

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Fetuses and Embryos Introduction In the non-medical/scientific publications, the human organism prior to birth generally is referred to as a f...

Films about Children

Rachana Agarwal

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Films about Children Introduction The image of the child in cinema appeared as early as the 1890s in the pioneering work of French filmmakers ...


Elizabeth Tucker

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Folklore Introduction Folklore, cultural traditions shared by individuals and groups, became a subject of interest to scholars in 1846 in Engl...


Deborah Albon

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Food Introduction The area of “children and food” contains work from a range of disciplines, including anthropology, sociology, dietetics, and...

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