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Islamic Views of Childhood

Masoud Rajabi-Ardeshiri

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Islamic Views of Childhood Introduction Perhaps, of outmost importance, it has to be acknowledged that the very concept of “Islamic childhood”...

United States, Schooling in the

Floyd M. Hammack

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Schooling in the United States Introduction The rise of schooling, from a peripheral activity of religious groups and some elites to a virtual...

Toys

Jeffrey H. Goldstein

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Toys Introduction Toys are found in virtually every culture and are among the oldest known artifacts. Toys have been a source of inspiration f...

Native American and Aboriginal Canadian Childhood

Robert Bensen

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Native American and Aboriginal Canadian Childhood Introduction Childhood in Native America and Aboriginal Canada exists in a different legal, ...

Gender and Childhood

Anna Mae Duane

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Gender and Childhood Introduction The organization of this bibliography reflects the evolving, often contradictory state of scholarly work on ...

Welfare Law in the United States, Child

Susan Vivian Mangold

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Child Welfare Law in the United States Introduction Child welfare law is the legal response to child abuse and neglect. Legal responses emanat...

South African Birth to Twenty Project

Linda M. Richter, Julia de Kadt, Carren Ginsburg, Tawanda Makusha, Shane A Norris

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

South African Birth to Twenty Project Introduction The late 1980s in South Africa saw the Apartheid state falling apart and very rapid, unplan...

After-school Hours and Activities

Hilary Levey Friedman

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

After-School Hours and Activities Introduction Beginning in the late 19th century, compulsory education had important consequences for the A...

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...

Masculinities/Boyhood

Diederik Janssen

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Masculinities/Boyhood Introduction The intersecting of masculinity studies and childhood studies during the past two decades has been expansiv...

Adoption and Fostering

Rachael Stryker

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Adoption and Fostering Introduction Adoption and fostering are any customary or optional procedures for taking as one’s own a child of other pa...

Australia, History of Adoption and Fostering in

Shurlee Swain

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

History of Adoption and Fostering in Australia Introduction Known initially as boarding-out, foster care was the preferred method of care for ...

Childcare Manuals

Angela Davis

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Childcare Manuals Introduction There have always been experts advising parents how to raise their children: community elders, religious leader...

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...

Congenital Disabilities

Rosalyn Benjamin Darling

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Congenital Disabilities Introduction Congenital disabilities are those that are present at birth. Because the nature of their acquisition diff...

Archaeology of Childhood

Suzanne Spencer-Wood

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Archaeology of Childhood Introduction The archaeology of children and childhood developed from 1980s feminist critiques of the neglect of wome...

War

David M. Rosen

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

War Introduction The study of children and war developed in the shadow of World War II and the Holocaust, in which millions of children were ki...

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...

Miscarriage

Lara Freidenfelds

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Miscarriage Introduction Miscarriage is medically defined as a pregnancy loss in approximately the first half of pregnancy (twenty weeks or so...

South Asia

Sarada Balagopalan

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

South Asia Introduction The lives of children in South Asia are often an object of academic interest because of concerns relating to child lab...

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