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Forthcoming Childhood Books

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  1. 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 October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Child Cultures, Schooling, and Literacy

    Global Perspectives on Composing Unique Lives

    Edited by Anne Haas Dyson

    Through analysis of case studies of school children (ages 5 to 7 years), situated in different geographic, cultural, linguistic, political, and socioeconomic sites on six continents, this book examines the interplay of childhoods, schooling, and literacies by situating written language within...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Early Years Practitioner’s Handbook

    An Essential Guide for Levels 4 and 5

    Edited by Lynn Trodd

    The Early Years Practitioner’s Handbook is a comprehensive and accessible course text for all students working at levels 4 and 5 on a Foundation Degree or Early Childhood Studies degree. Designed and written by a team of expert contributors from the Sector Endorsed Foundation Degree for Early Years...

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Language, Culture and Learning in Early Childhood

    Transcultural Home, School, and Community Contexts

    Edited by Jim Anderson, Ann Anderson, Jan Hare, MARIANNE MCTAVISH

    Complex factors affect young children and their families in today’s increasingly diverse world characterized by globalization, the transnational movement of people, and neo-liberal government policies in western and industrialized countries. This book focuses on three of these factors—culture,...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Early Reader in Children’s Literature and Culture

    Edited by Jennifer Miskec, Annette Wannamaker

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This is the first volume to consider the popular literary category of Early Readers – books written and designed for children who are just beginning to read independently. It argues that Early Readers deserve more scholarly attention and careful thought because they are, for many younger readers,...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Lessons From Years of Caring About Young Children

    Learning from Teaching

    By Tamar Jacobson

    Lessons From Years of Caring For Young Children discusses a wide range of early childhood education topics, including diversity, discipline, curriculum, self-reflection, professionalism, and appropriate early care and education environments. Each chapter prepares pre or in-service teachers to...

    To Be Published December 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Literacy across the Early Years Foundation Stage

    A guide to best practice

    By Helen Bradford

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Early Years Graduate Leader's Complete Companion

    3rd Edition

    By Pam Jarvis, Jane George, Wendy Holland

    Specifically designed for all aspiring and existing leaders of early years practice, this comprhensive textbook covers a wide range of theoretical and practical concepts to help the reader consider how they can develop excellent practice within their unique setting. Previously published as The...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Working with Children and Young People

    Supporting learning

    By Jane Bates

    Series: Foundations of Education Studies

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Reconceptualising Agency and Childhood

    New perspectives in childhood studies

    Edited by Florian Esser, Meike Baader, Tanja Betz, Beatrice Hungerland

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book is the first collection devoted to the central concept of agency in childhood studies. Including contributions from experts in the field, chapters cover theoretical, practical, historical, transnational and institutional dimensions of agency, rekindling discussion and introducing...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge