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Orphans

Cheryl Nixon

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Orphans Introduction Bereft of parents, the orphan is a child who requires protection, care, and guidance. The orphan thus reveals his or her ...

Piaget, Jean

Leslie Smith

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Jean Piaget Introduction Jean William Fritz Piaget was born 9 August 1896 in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, and died 16 September 1980 in Geneva, Swi...

Mothers

Terri Apter

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Mothers Introduction “Mother” is a female parent. The term has powerful associations, and its meanings extend far beyond this specific designa...

Voice, Participation, and Agency

Mary Kellett

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Voice, Participation, and Agency Introduction Children and young people’s participation, voice, and agency constitute an important theme in ch...

Historical Approaches to Child Witches

Liv Helene Willumsen

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

Historical Approaches to Child Witches Introduction “Historical Approaches to Child Witches” is a bibliographical survey of research literatur...

Psychoanalysis

Gail Boldt

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2015-05-29

Psychoanalysis Introduction Grounded in the belief that individual human development and personality are strongly influenced by, if not determ...

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 ...

African American Children and Childhood

Robin Bernstein

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

African American Children and Childhood Introduction The historical study of African American childhood faces significant challenges. Very you...

Divorce And Custody

Robert Hughes, Jill Bowers, J. Kale Monk, Jeremy B. Kanter

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2015-05-29

Divorce and Custody Introduction Since the 1970s, social scientists have explored a wide range of issues related to divorce and custody. This ...

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....

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