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School Shootings

Glenn W. Muschert, Jaclyn Schildkraut

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

School Shootings Introduction School shootings have taken their place as a cultural phenomenon in the international community. Though one of t...

Sex Education in the United States

Maggie Scott, Carolyn S. Marsh, Jessica Fields

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Sex Education in the United StatesIntroductionThe terms sex education, sexuality education, and sexual health education—mentioned throughout this arti...


Mary Jane Kehily

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Sexuality Introduction Childhood and sexuality is a contested subject area that has been researched from different perspectives across a range ...


Ashley Maynard

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Siblings Introduction Most children in the world grow up with one or more siblings. Interactions with siblings serve important functions in deve...

Social and Cultural Capital of Childhood

Abigail Knight

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Social and Cultural Capital of Childhood Introduction Social and cultural capital are concepts that originated from the work of the French ant...

Social Habitus in Childhood

Dympna Devine

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Social Habitus in ChildhoodIntroductionThe concept of habitus is central to the work of Pierre Bourdieu (b. 1930–d. 2002) the French sociologist, anth...

Social Movements, Children's

Manfred Liebel

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Children’s Social Movements Introduction Social movements can be understood as more or less organized associations of persons who consider them...

Social Policy, Children and

Tess Ridge

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Children and Social Policy Introduction Social policies play a key role in the lives of children and their families, and children rely very hea...

Socialization and Child Rearing

Leon Kuczynski

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Socialization and Child Rearing Introduction Socialization is the process by which children are prepared to become successful members of societ...

Socio-cultural Perspectives on Children's Spirituality

Tony Eaude

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2022-05-26

Sociocultural Perspectives on Children’s SpiritualityIntroductionMuch of the research on children’s spirituality is more individualistic than sociocul...

Sociology of Childhood

Michael Wyness

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Sociology of Childhood Introduction The sociology of childhood developed quite rapidly in the 1990s and 2000s as a critical discipline withi...

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...

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...

Special Education

Lani Florian, Lena Bahou

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

Special EducationIntroductionSpecial education is a form of educational provision intended to provide students with disabilities or difficulties in le...

Spiritual Development in Childhood and Adolescence

W. George Scarlett

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Spiritual Development in Childhood and AdolescenceIntroductionPerhaps no other domain of human development has resisted definition as much as has the ...

Spock, Benjamin

Stephanie Knaak

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Benjamin Spock Introduction Benjamin McLane Spock was born in New Haven, Connecticut, on 2 May 1903. The eldest of six children, Spock was rai...

Sports and Organized Games

John Harris, Stephen Wagg

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Sports and Organized GamesIntroductionComparatively little has been written by scholars on the specific theme of childhood, sport, and games. This is ...

Street Children

Lewis Aptekar

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Street Children Introduction “Street children” is a dubious moniker, because the term can embrace such a wide range of categories: “children o...

Street Children And Brazil

Marit Ursin

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2018-09-25

Street Children and BrazilIntroductionChildren and adolescents living on the streets of the city centers in Brazil have periodically been in the purvi...


Rupa Huq

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Subcultures Introduction Not all sociological terms become part of our everyday lexicon, but "subculture" is a term that transcends academia. T...

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