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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 ...

Generations, The Concept of

Carolina Gutierrez Muñoz, Julia Brannen

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2021-06-23

The Concept of GenerationsIntroduction“Generation” is a polysynthetic concept with several meanings that captures the relation between the individual ...

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...

Hall, G. Stanley

Don Romesburg

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

G. Stanley Hall Introduction Granville Stanley Hall (b. 1844–d. 1924) was arguably the father of developmental psychology in the United States...

Happiness in Children

Kaitlyn Dickie, Mark D. Holder, John-Tyler Binfet

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Happiness in ChildrenIntroductionThis article was developed to facilitate access to research on happiness and subjective well-being (SWB) in children ...

Hindu Views of Childhood and Child Rearing

Usha Menon

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

Hindu Views of Childhood and Child RearingIntroductionConsiderable material—textual, literary, and ethnographic—is available that discusses and elabor...

Hispanic Childhoods (U.S.)

Alejandro E. Brice

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Hispanic Childhoods (United States) Introduction Hispanics, or Latinos (these two terms are used interchangeably throughout this article), are...

Historical Approaches to Child Witches

Liv Helene Willumsen

Subject: Childhood Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

Historical Approaches to Child Witches Introduction “Historical Approaches to Child Witches” is a bibliographical survey of research literatur...

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