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Forthcoming Childhood Books

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  1. Musical Childhoods

    Explorations in the pre-school years

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

    Whilst early childhood curriculum frameworks are increasingly privileging formal literacy learning over other languages of childhood, like music, there is a renewed interest in music programs. Recent research has identified a connection between academic performance and musical programs and this has...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Early Years Education across the UK

    Comparing Practice in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

    By Diane Boyd, Nicky Hirst

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge International Handbook of Children’s Rights Studies

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

    In the years 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 engaged in the...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Youth and Inequality in Education

    Global Actions in Youth Work

    Edited by Michael Heathfield, Dana Fusco

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    The transition to adulthood for many is mediated by class, culture, and local/global influences on identity. This volume analyzes the global injustices that create inequities and restrict future opportunities for young people during this transitional time, including poverty, unemployment, human...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Early Years Practitioner’s Handbook

    An Essential Guide for Levels 4 and 5

    Edited by Lynn Trodd

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Young Children in a Digital Age

    Teaching and learning with technology in the early years

    Edited by Lorraine Kaye

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. LGBT Inclusivity in Early Years Education and Care

    By Deborah Price, Kath Tayler

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge