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History of Adoption and Fostering in Canada

Tarah Brookfield

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

History of Adoption and Fostering in CanadaIntroductionIn the time before contact with European settlers and in the early colonial period, care for or...

History of Childhood in America

Susan Miller

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

History of Childhood in America Introduction The history of childhood and youth is a relatively new field in American history that has grown e...

History of Childhood in Canada

Mona Gleason, Tamara Myers

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

History of Childhood in CanadaIntroductionThe history of childhood and youth in the Canadian context emerged in the 1970s under the rubric of the new ...

HIV/AIDS, Growing Up with

Stephanie Shiau, Lindsey Reif

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Growing Up with HIV/AIDSIntroductionLargely due to increased success in prevention of mother-to-child transmission, new HIV infections among children ...

Homeschooling

Gary Wyatt

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Homeschooling Introduction In a National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) study, Planty, et al. 2009 (cited under General Overviews) rep...

Images of Childhood, Adulthood, and Old Age in Children’s Literature

Vanessa Joosen

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

Images of Childhood, Adulthood, and Old Age in Children’s LiteratureIntroductionChildren’s books are influential cultural artifacts in which ideas abo...

Infancy and Ethnography

Tobias Hecht

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Infancy and Ethnography Introduction The study of infancy remains mostly the province of the specialists: developmental psychologists, pediatri...

Infant Mortality in a Global Context

Jónína Einarsdóttir, Geir Gunnlaugsson

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

Infant Mortality in a Global ContextIntroductionInfant mortality refers to deaths of infants who die before reaching one year of age and the infant mo...

Innocence and Childhood

Doris Bühler-Niederberger

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2015-07-28

Innocence and Childhood Introduction The notion of innocence refers to children’s simplicity, their lack of knowledge, and their purity not ye...

Institutional Care

Catherine Hamilton-Giachritsis, Manuela Garcia Quiroga

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Institutional Care Introduction In the early 21st century, increasing attention has been paid to children cared for in institutional settings....

Intercultural Learning and Teaching with Children

Ann Farrell

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

Intercultural Learning and Teaching with ChildrenIntroductionIntercultural learning and teaching with children is attracting increased attention as an...

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”...

Japan, Childhood in

Kristin Williams

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Childhood in JapanIntroductionThis bibliography will introduce major sources on Japanese childhood studies, with an emphasis on sources in English. Fo...

Juvenile Detention in the US

Yvette R. Harris

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Juvenile Detention in the US Introduction According to statistics released by the US Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Del...

Key, Ellen

Hedda Jansson, Luisa Ceccarelli

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Ellen KeyIntroductionEllen Key (1849–1926) was a Swedish teacher, adult educator, philosopher, writer, and social and peace activist who claimed freed...

Klein, Melanie

Malby Oliver

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Melanie KleinIntroductionMelanie Klein (b. 1882–d. 1960) proposed a revolutionary way of thinking about children and child psychoanalysis that led to ...

Labor, Child

Mary Lorena Kenny

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Child LaborIntroductionApproaches to research on child labor, and the development of appropriate action to combat it, have shifted in the past few dec...

Latin America

Tobias Hecht

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Latin America Introduction Children in Latin America have gradually come to attract the attention of researchers from a number of fields. Histo...

Learning to Write

Lan Zhang, Rebecca Treiman

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Learning to WriteIntroductionLearning to write, at both the levels of single words and sentences, is an important objective of literacy instruction. A...

Learning, Language

Amy Paugh

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Language Learning Introduction The study of language learning is central to understanding how children learn to communicate and become competen...

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