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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...

Fathers

Esther Dermott

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Fathers Introduction Research on fathers spans social science disciplines; sociology, political science, psychology, anthropology, socio-legal...

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...

Feral and "Wild" Children

Michael Newton

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Feral and “Wild” Children Introduction The term feral children has been taken as applying to those who have endured three very different kinds...

Fetuses and Embryos

Jean Reith Schroedel, Erin E. Brooks

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Fetuses and Embryos Introduction In the non-medical/scientific publications, the human organism prior to birth generally is referred to as a f...

Filicide

Anna Johnson, Myrna Dawson

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

FilicideIntroductionFilicide is defined as the killing of a child by an individual in a parental role. The literature also differentiates between neon...

Films about Children

Rachana Agarwal

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Films about Children Introduction The image of the child in cinema appeared as early as the 1890s in the pioneering work of French filmmakers ...

Films for Children

Becky Parry, Sonia Ghalian

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Films for ChildrenIntroductionFor many children, films are a primary means of introduction to the “world of stories,” and thereby to the world. Despit...

Folklore

Elizabeth Tucker

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

FolkloreIntroductionFolklore, cultural traditions shared by individuals and groups, became a subject of interest to scholars in 1846 in England. Impet...

Food

Deborah Albon

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Food Introduction The area of “children and food” contains work from a range of disciplines, including anthropology, sociology, dietetics, and...

Foundlings and Abandoned Children

Rachel Fuchs, Stephanie McBride-Schreiner

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Foundlings and Abandoned Children Introduction The study of foundlings and abandoned children is a subfield of the history of children and the...

Freud, Anna

Nick Midgley

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Anna Freud Introduction Anna Freud (b. 1895–d. 1982) was a child analyst and the youngest daughter of Sigmund Freud, the founder of psychoanal...

Freud, Sigmund

Todd Dufresne

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Sigmund Freud Introduction Sigmund Freud was born in Moravia (now the Czech Republic) on 6 May 1856, spent most of his life in Vienna, Austria...

Friends and Peers: Psychological Perspectives

Barry Schneider

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Friends and Peers: Psychological Perspectives Introduction In the first years of the formal study of psychology, from the late 19th century th...

Froebel, Friedrich

Kevin J. Brehony, Kristen D. Nawrotzki

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Friedrich Froebel Introduction Friedrich Wilhelm August Froebel (Fröbel) (b. 1782–d. 1852) was a German-born, child-centered educationalist wh...

Gangs

Herbert Covey

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

GangsIntroductionStreet gangs and law-violating youth groups have been present in western societies for centuries. During the early 20th century a few...

Gay and Lesbian Parents

Anna Malmquist, Karin Zetterqvist Nelson

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Gay and Lesbian Parents Introduction Research on gay and lesbian parenthood is diverse, covering a wide range of topics approached from differ...

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 ...

Geographies, Children's

Peter Kraftl, John Horton, Faith Tucker

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Children’s Geographies Introduction Children’s geographies is a large and vibrant subdiscipline in current human geography, which focuses on c...

Globalization

Elizabeth Chin

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Globalization Introduction Globalization is generally defined as a set of processes and contexts emerging out of the nexus of capitalism, tech...

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