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Debt and Financialization of Childhood

Max Haiven

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Debt and Financialization of ChildhoodIntroductionFinancialization denotes the growing power, wealth, and influence of the financial sector of the cap...


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 ...


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...

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 ...


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 DrawingsIntroductionChildren’s drawings have received a wealth of attention since the early 20th century from many different perspectives. ...

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...

Early Childhood Care and Education, Selected History of

Annabella Cant

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2021-07-28

Selected History of Early Childhood Care and EducationIntroductionA glimpse into a chronological journey of the lives and ideas of educationalists tha...

Eating disorders and obesity

Richard Kreipe, Sarah Welsh

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

Eating Disorders and ObesityIntroductionEating disorders include a variety of conditions in which unhealthy patterns of eating and weight control habi...


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, Debra Cushing, Laura 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...

Environmental Education and Children

Catherine Walker

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

Environmental Education and ChildrenIntroductionEnvironmental education (EE) is an interdisciplinary field of educational and social science research ...

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...

Fairy Tales and Folktales

Julie Koehler, Claudia Schwabe

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Fairy Tales and FolktalesIntroductionThough many assume fairy tales have always been children’s fare, prior to the 19th century, fairy tales were told...

Family Meals

Valeria Skafida

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2022-02-21

Family MealsIntroductionFamily meals have been the focus of a substantial body of research and are considered important key events in everyday family ...

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