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Forthcoming Childhood Books

You are currently browsing 21–30 of 68 forthcoming new books in the subject of Childhood — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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  1. Childhood, Education and Philosophy

    New ideas for an old relationship

    By Walter Kohan

    Series: New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

    This book explores the idea of a childlike education and offers critical tools to question traditional forms of education, and alternative ways to understand and practice the relationship between education and childhood. Engaging with the work of Michel Foucault, Jacques Rancière, Giorgio Agamben...

    To Be Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Children

    Rights and Childhood, 3rd Edition

    By David Archard

    Children: Rights and Childhood is widely regarded as the ?rst book to offer a detailed philosophical examination of children’s rights. David Archard provides a clear and accessible introduction to a topic that has assumed increasing relevance since the book’s ?rst publication. Divided clearly into...

    To Be Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Challenge and Change for the Early Years Workforce

    Working with children from birth to 8

    Edited by Christine Ritchie

    The early years sector is going through a period of unprecendented change. This has resulted in significant challenges for the early years workforce and it is crucial that settings, teams, leaders and individual practitioners respond to these if they wish to continue to provide the best care and...

    To Be Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The New Early Years Professional

    Dilemmas and Debates, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Angela D. Nurse

    Issues to do with early years are a government and national focus in the UK. In England the introduction of the Early Years Foundation Stage and the extension of the Early Years Professional Status programme have brought with them new questions for practitioners, both philosophically and...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Early Childhood Playgrounds

    Planning an outside learning environment

    By Prue Walsh

    The outdoor play area in an early years or primary setting has an integral role to play in a child’s learning. An outside space that is well designed allows for enriching, stimulating and challenging play experiences that meet children’s developmental needs. Early Childhood Playgrounds provides a...

    To Be Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Physical Development in the Early Years

    Linking body and brain

    By Anne O'Connor, Anna Daly

    Physical development plays a crucial role in young children’s learning, behaviour and emotional health and is now recognised as a prime area in the revised Early Years Foundation Stage. It is therefore essential that those working in the early years sector provide children with a wide range of...

    To Be Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Outdoor Classroom in Practice, Ages 3–7

    A month-by-month guide to Forest School provision

    By Karen Constable

    The outdoor environment is now an integral part of many early years settings and schools, but is it being used to its full potential? Providing extensive, challenging and ever changing outdoor play experiences is an essential and valuable aspect of early years education. This book offers...

    To Be Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Early Years Education and Care

    New issues for practice from research

    Edited by Susan Hay

    What are the new benchmarks for the future in good early years’ provision? What should children and parents expect from practice given recent research evidence on how young children thrive? Developing and managing early years provision has changed significantly over the last few years. Parental...

    To Be Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Bringing the Montessori Approach to your Early Years Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Barbara Isaacs

    Series: Bringing ... to your Early Years Practice

    Have you ever wondered what the Montessori approach is all about and how it can be used to benefit the young children in your setting? This book explains how the Montessori approach works offering guidance on planning and assessment methods alongside practical activities for practitioners to try....

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Risk, Challenge and Adventure in the Early Years

    By Kathryn Susan Solly

    What is the difference between ‘risk’ and ‘danger’? What can children learn from taking risks? How can you provide key experiences for children and ensure their safety outdoors? Young children will naturally seek out challenges and take risks and this is crucial to their overall development. This...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge