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Views of Childhood, Jewish and Christian

Marcia J. Bunge

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Jewish and Christian Views of Childhood Introduction Scholars from a wide range of disciplines are now focusing more attention on children and ...

History of Childhood in America

Susan Miller

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

History of Childhood in America Introduction The history of childhood and youth is a relatively new field in American history that has grown e...

Young Lives

Jo Boyden, Caroline Knowles, Virginia Morrow, Grace Spencer

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Young Lives Introduction Young Lives is a longitudinal study of childhood poverty following the lives of twelve thousand children in four coun...

Civil Rights Movement and Desegregation

Jane Berger, Robert H. Mayer

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Civil Rights Movement and Desegregation Introduction The narrative of the civil rights movement is contested ground. The classical telling of ...

Folklore

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...

Medieval and Anglo-Saxon Childhoods

Sally Crawford

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Medieval and Anglo-Saxon Childhoods Introduction Medieval childhood has been a growing area of interest and research since the mid-20th centur...

Theories, Pedagogic

Juha Hämäläinen

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Pedagogic Theories Introduction “Pedagogue” (παιδαγογος) was originally a term for a slave who was responsible for the care of children in the ...

Advertising and Marketing, Sociocultural Approaches to

Amanda E. Staiano, Sandra L. Calvert

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Sociocultural Approaches to Advertising and Marketing Introduction Marketing is the systematic planning, implementation and control of busines...

Body, Children and the

Helene Brembeck

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Children and the Body Introduction There are many seemingly natural links between children and the body: children’s bodies grow and develop mo...

Hall, G. Stanley

Don Romesburg

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

G. Stanley Hall Introduction Granville Stanley Hall (b. 1844–d. 1924) was arguably the father of developmental psychology in the United States...

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...

Play

Anna Beresin

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Play Introduction Play is the language of childhood, a complex, social, and multimodal process. Definitions abound but are often found lacking....

Literary Representations of Childhood

Monica Flegel

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Literary Representations of Childhood Introduction The child looms large in the literary imagination, both as a character in her or his own ri...

Twins and Multiple Births

Alessandra Piontelli

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Twins and Multiple Births Introduction Twin births have always been perceived as extraordinary events outside the bounds of the norm, and as s...

Visual Representations of Childhood

Anna Sparrman

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Visual Representations of Childhood ...

Animations, Comic Books, and Manga

Robert S. Petersen

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Animations, Comic Books, and Manga Introduction Comic scholarship emerged out of several different arenas, each with its own distinct style an...

Tourism

Aviva Sinervo

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Tourism Introduction Traditionally, the field of tourism studies did not focus specifically on children. Children, when mentioned, were discus...

Attachment in Children and Adolescents

Jean Mercer

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Attachment in Children and Adolescents Introduction The term “attachment” is used to describe aspects of intense, intimate emotional relations...

Disability

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...

Class

Gillian Evans

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Class Introduction Social class is not generally studied in terms of childhood, but there are good reasons for doing so. A significant proportio...