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United Kingdom, History of Adoption and Fostering in the

Jenny Keating

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

History of Adoption and Fostering in the United KingdomIntroductionAdoption and fostering have always existed in the United Kingdom, in the sense of p...

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...

Value of Children

Allison Pugh, Allister Pilar Plater

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

Value of ChildrenIntroductionAny overview of the “value” of children must grapple with “which children” and “whose value” as children has been valued ...

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 ...

Violence, Children and

Karen Wells

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Children and Violence Introduction Violence is an everyday experience for many, perhaps most, children. The recognition that children routinely...

Visual Representations of Childhood

Anna Sparrman

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Visual Representations of Childhood ...

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...

Vygotsky, Lev and His Cultural-historical Approach to Development

Vera John-Steiner

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Lev Vygotsky and His Cultural-Historical Approach to Development Introduction The impact of the Russian psychologist L. S. Vygotsky on the stu...

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...

Welfare Law in the United States, Child

Susan Vivian Mangold

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Child Welfare Law in the United StatesIntroductionChild welfare law is the legal response to child abuse and neglect. Legal responses emanate from a p...

Well-Being, Child

Andrew Dawes

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Child Well-Being Introduction Well-being is a broad and contested construct with definitions that vary across disciplines, research studies, po...

Western Europe and Scandinavia

Laurence Brockliss

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Western Europe and Scandinavia Introduction Childhood in western Europe is obviously a vast topic, and this entry will approach it historicall...

Witchcraft in the Contemporary World, Children and

Aleksandra Roulet-Cimpric

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Children and Witchcraft in the Contemporary World Introduction In several countries throughout the world, the belief in witchcraft is widesp...

Work and Apprenticeship, Children's

David F. Lancy

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Children’s Work and ApprenticeshipIntroductionChildren appear to be predisposed to learn the skills of their elders, perhaps from a drive to become co...

Young Carers

Agnes Leu, Saul Becker

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Young CarersIntroductionUntil the 1990s, the roles that children and young people undertake in providing informal family care received virtually no ac...

Young Children and Inclusion

Annabella Cant

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2020-11-24

Young Children and InclusionIntroductionInclusive education is the focus of many thinkers, researchers, teachers, early-childhood educators, and polic...

Young Children’s Imagination

Kym Stewart, Annabella Cant

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2019-09-25

Young Children’s ImaginationIntroductionThe following bibliography offers readers a glimpse into the breadth of research on young children and imagina...

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...

Young People and Disadvantaged Environments in Affluent Countries

Kirsten Visser

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2019-04-24

Young People and Disadvantaged Environments in Affluent CountriesIntroductionMany social scientists over the last decades have focused on the question...

Young People, Alcohol, and Urban Life

Samantha Wilkinson

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Young People, Alcohol, and Urban LifeIntroductionAlcohol consumption, and particularly young people and drinking, have, for a long time, been the focu...

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