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Forthcoming Childhood Books

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  1. Becoming International in Japan

    Class, Ethnicity and Early Childhood Education

    By Yuki Imoto

    Series: Japan Anthropology Workshop Series

    International pre-schools in Japan are a growing phenomenon, used by parents who are keen to ensure that their children are fluent in English and at home with Western culture, thereby preparing their children for, as the parents see it, future success. This book, based on extensive original...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Health and Wellbeing in the Early Years

    An introductory guide

    By Sue Greenfield

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Children’s Play, Pretence, and Story

    Studies in Culture, Context, and ASD

    By Susan Louise Douglas

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Technology Play and Brain Development

    Infancy through Adolescence

    By Doris Bergen

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Handbook of Early Childhood Teacher Education

    Edited by Leslie Couse, Susan L. Recchia

    This handbook synthesizes both contemporary research and best practices in early childhood teacher education, a unique segment of teacher education defined by its focus on child development, the role of the family, and support for all learners. The first volume of its kind, the Handbook of Early...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Promoting Self-Regulation in the Early Childhood Classroom

    Edited by Megan McClelland, Shauna Tominey

    In the world of education research, self-regulation has emerged as a key predictor of students’ academic and social outcomes. In has been linked to immediate and future academic performance from pre-school classroom performance to college completion, and to student’s ability to forge and maintain...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 September 15th 2015 by Routledge