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Forthcoming Childhood Books

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  1. Exploring Education and Childhood

    From Current Certainties to New Visions

    Edited by Dominic Wyse, Rosemary Davis, Phil Jones, Sue Rogers

    Education has become dominated by testing, standards, interventions, strategies and political policy. Yet while elements such as these are important, Exploring Education and Childhood contends it is childhood - including its sociology and psychology - that is the vital holistic context for teaching...

    To Be Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. LGBT Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education

    By Deborah Price, Kath Tayler

    Children and families come in all shapes and sizes, as do members of staff. LGBT Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education will support practitioners in thinking about LGBT issues in relation to their early years practice. It examines the history of equalities legislation and the diversity...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Working with Parents, Carers and Families in the Early Years

    The essential guide

    By Teresa Wilson

    Parents have a crucial role in supporting children’s learning, development and well-being. The act of forming effective partnerships with families and carers is a key feature of the Early Years Foundation Stage. Achieving this takes time, reflective practice, skill and a solid understanding of the...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The ‘Poor Child’

    The cultural politics of education, development and childhood

    Edited by Lucy Hopkins, Arathi Sriprakash

    Series: Education, Poverty and International Development

    This book brings together analytic approaches from childhood studies, sociology, cultural studies and development studies to illustrate the different ways in which the concept of the ‘poor child’ is constructed and mobilised through development policy agendas in different national contexts. It...

    To Be Published June 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Sesame Street's Muppet Diplomacy

    International Co-Productions to Build a More Peaceful World

    Edited by SESAME WORKSHOP

    Sesame Street's Muppet Diplomacy will describe the work of Sesame Workshop in the international sphere. The Workshop’s productions have shown television and other media are an effective way to teach important messages about how children from different cultures and communities live. Focusing on...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Developing Play for the Under 3s

    The Treasure Basket and Heuristic Play, 3rd Edition

    By Anita M. Hughes

    The Treasure Basket and Heuristic play encourage extraordinary capacities of concentration, intellectual brilliance and manipulative mastery in babies and young children. The approach is astoundingly simple: offering natural and household objects to babies and toddlers has a profound impact on...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Encounters with Materials in Early Education

    By Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw, Sylvia Kind, Laurie Kocher

    Series: Changing Images of Early Childhood

    Encounters with Materials in Early Education rearticulates understandings of materials—blocks of clay, sheets of paper, brushes and paints—to formulate what happens when we think with materials and apply them to early childhood development and classrooms. The book develops ways of thinking about...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Philosophical Perspectives on Play

    Edited by Malcolm MacLean, Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall

    Philosophical Perspectives on Play develops a richer understanding of the concept and nature of play and its relation to human life and value. Organised around four central themes - metaphysics/ontology, ethics, aesthetics and play(ing) at the limits – the book extends and challenges notions of...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Child at School

    Interactions with peers and teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Blatchford, Anthony D. Pellegrini, Ed Baines

    Series: International Texts in Developmental Psychology

    What is the nature of children’s social life in school? How do their relationships and interactions with peers, teachers and other school staff influence their development and experience of school? This book, written by leading researchers in educational and developmental psychology, provides...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge