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  1. Understanding Research in Early Childhood Education

    Qualitative and Quantitative Methods

    Edited by Nancy File, Debora Wisneski, Jennifer Mueller, Andrew Stremmel

    Understanding Research in Early Childhood Education: Quantitative and Qualitative Methods prepares readers to be informed consumers of early childhood research. Rather than following the traditional format of covering quantitative and qualitative methods separately, this innovative textbook offers...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. Play from Birth to Twelve

    Contexts, Perspectives, and Meanings, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Doris Pronin Fromberg, Doris Bergen

    In light of recent standards-based and testing movements, the issue of play in childhood has taken on increased meaning for educational professionals and social scientists. This third edition of Play From Birth to Twelve offers comprehensive coverage of what we now know about play, its guiding...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Play and Creativity in Art Lessons

    By George Szekely

    In Play and Creativity in Art Lessons — a new book for new times — esteemed art educator George Szekely merges into a single work his two classic volumes Encouraging Creativity in Art Lessons (1988) and From Play to Art (1991). The central premise is that art teachers are not only a source of...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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