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Forthcoming Childhood Books

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  1. Literacy across the Early Years Foundation Stage

    A guide to best practice

    By Helen Bradford

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Nursery Year in Action

    Following children’s interests through the year

    By Anna Ephgrave

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Representations of Childhood and Youth

    By Jane O'Connor

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Learning from Picturebooks

    Perspectives from child development and literacy studies.

    Edited by Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer, Jorg Meibauer, Kerstin Nachtigäller, Katharina Rohlfing

    Series: Explorations in Developmental Psychology

    Picturebooks, understood as a series of meaningful text-picture relations, are increasingly acknowledged as an autonomous sub-genre of children’s literature. Being highly complex aesthetic products, their use is deeply embedded in specific situations of joint attention between a caregiver and a...

    To Be Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Musical Childhoods

    Explorations in the pre-school years

    By Berenice Nyland, Jill Ferris, Aleksandra Acker, Jan Deans

    Musical Childhoods is a culmination of more than a decade of research driven by the fact that music has been neglected in early childhood programs in favour of literacy and numeracy. Recent research has identified a connection between academic performance and musical programs and this has...

    To Be Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Teaching and Learning in the Early Years

    4th Edition

    Edited by David Whitebread, Penny Coltman

    This best-selling text book provides a broad-ranging and up-to-date review of thinking and best practice within nursery and infant education. Written around the basic truth that an effective early years curriculum must start with the children, their needs and their potential, the contributors to...

    To Be Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Early Years Education across the UK

    Comparing Practice in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

    By Diane Boyd, Nicky Hirst

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Routledge International Handbook of Children’s Rights Studies

    Edited by Wouter Vandenhole, Ellen Desmet, Didier Reynaert, Sara Lembrechts

    Since the adoption of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989) children’s rights have assumed a central position in a wide variety of disciplines and policies. This handbook offers an engaging overview of the contemporary research landscape for those people involved in the theory and...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Unsettling the Colonial Places and Spaces of Early Childhood Education

    Edited by Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw, Affrica Taylor

    Series: Changing Images of Early Childhood

    Unsettling the Colonial Places and Spaces of Early Childhood Education uncovers and interrogates some of the inherent colonialist tensions that are rarely acknowledged and often unwittingly rehearsed within contemporary early childhood education. Through building upon the prior postcolonial...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge