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  1. The Politics of Childhoods, Real and Imagined

    Volume 2: practical application of dialectical critical realism and childhood studies

    By Priscilla Alderson

    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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 April 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Geography in the Primary School (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Bale

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1987, this title provides primary school teachers with ideas by which geographical skills and ideas can be introduced in the primary school. John Bale shows how teachers can build on children’s ‘private geographies’ with practical learning strategies, examining approaches to the...

    To Be Published April 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Montessori for the New Millennium

    Practical Guidance on the Teaching and Education of Children of All Ages, Based on A Rediscovery of the True Principles and Vision of Maria Montessori

    By Roland A. Lubie Wentworth, Felix Wentworth

    Although Montessori's name is almost universally known in education circles today, and there are countless nursery schools throughout the world using the "Montessori Method," the real core of her thinking has remained largely misunderstood. Most people regard the method as a system for the...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Psychological Perspectives on Early Childhood Education

    Reframing Dilemmas in Research and Practice

    Edited by Susan L. Golbeck

    The field of early childhood education and the science of psychology have a long and closely intertwined history. The study of young children's learning within school contexts provides a test of developmental theory while at the same time identifies the limits of psychology for informing practice....

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Psychoeducational Assessment of Preschool Children

    4th Edition

    This fourth edition of Psychoeducational Assessment of Preschool Children continues the mission of its predecessors—to provide both academics and practitioners with a comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the assessment of young children. Long recognized as the standard text and reference in...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Spatial Reasoning in the Early Years

    Principles, Assertions, and Speculations

    Edited by Brent Davis, Donna Kotsopoulos, Michelle Drefs, Krista Francis

    Over the past several years, “spatial reasoning” has gained renewed prominence among mathematics educators, as spatial skills are proving to be a predictor of not just mathematics achievement, but future success in science, technology, and engineering. Through a careful blend of theory and practice...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Nursery Year in Action

    Following children’s interests through the year

    By Anna Ephgrave

    Child-led learning in the early years allows children to thrive while making accelerated progress. Young children learn and develop best when they are in a stimulating environment which is carefully organised and equipped to meet their needs, interests and stages of development, and where each...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Educating Young Children through Natural Water

    How to use coastlines, rivers and lakes to promote learning and development

    By Judit Horvath

    Coastlines, rivers and natural waters have a huge amount to offer young children providing a unique environment for their learning and development. The environment and its almost daunting size touches something deep within the children and – surprisingly – the large space brings them closer...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge