Volume 2: practical application of dialectical critical realism and childhood studies
This book explores and charts the relation of dialectical critical realist concepts to many of the aspects of childhood. By demonstrating their relevance and value to each other, Alderson presents an introductory guide to applied critical realism for researchers, lecturers and students...
To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge
The Cleves School Experience
Series: Routledge Revivals
Mainstream schools are consistently faced with numerous and often contradictory requirements, both to achieve high results and to be inclusive and incorporate children of every ability. This title, first published in 1999, describes how one renowned inclusive community school, Cleves School,...
To Be Published January 22nd 2015 by Routledge
Volume 1: An introduction to critical realism and childhood studies
"This book is unusually rewarding in that its author has pulled off the rare trick of providing deep philosophical and theoretical underpinnings to a comprehensive reconsideration of childhood. Priscilla Alderson deploys Bhaskar's 'dialectical critical realism' to excellent effect, illuminating not...
Published May 13th 2013 by Routledge