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  1. Global Childhoods

    Globalization, Development and Young People

    Edited by Stuart Aitken

    This astute book initiates a broad discussion from a variety of different disciplines about how we place children nationally, globally and within development discourses. Unlike other books of its kind, it does not seek to dwell solely on the abiding complexities of local comparisons. Rather, it...

    Published March 12th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Learning and Teaching Early Math

    The Learning Trajectories Approach

    By Douglas H. Clements, Julie Sarama

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    In this important new book for pre- and in-service teachers, early math experts Douglas Clements and Julie Sarama show how "learning trajectories" help teachers become more effective professionals. By opening up new windows to seeing young children and the inherent delight and curiosity behind...

    Published March 11th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Early Childhood Mathematics Education Research

    Learning Trajectories for Young Children

    By Julie Sarama, Douglas H. Clements

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    This important new book synthesizes relevant research on the learning of mathematics from birth into the primary grades from the full range of these complementary perspectives. At the core of early math experts Julie Sarama and Douglas Clements's theoretical and empirical frameworks are learning...

    Published March 11th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Reclaiming Childhood

    Freedom and Play in an Age of Fear

    By Helene Guldberg

    Children are cooped up, passive, apathetic and corrupted by commerce… or so we are told. Reclaiming Childhood confronts the dangerous myths spun about modern childhood. Yes, children today are losing out on many experiences past generations took for granted, but their lives have improved in so...

    Published January 4th 2009 by Routledge

  5. World Yearbook of Education 2009

    Childhood Studies and the Impact of Globalization: Policies and Practices at Global and Local Levels

    Edited by Marilyn Fleer, Mariane Hedegaard, Jonathan Tudge

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    The World Yearbook of Education 2009: Childhood Studies and the Impact of Globalization: Policies and Practices at Global and Local Levels examines the concept of childhood and childhood development and learning from educational, sociological, and psychological perspectives. This contributed volume...

    Published December 21st 2008 by Routledge

  6. Multimedia and Literacy Development

    Improving Achievement for Young Learners

    Edited by Adriana G. Bus, Susan B. Neuman

    Representing the state of the art in multimedia applications and their promise for enhancing early literacy development, this volume broadens the field of reading research by looking beyond print-only experiences to young readers’ encounters with multimedia stories on the Internet and DVD....

    Published September 3rd 2008 by Routledge

  7. Reforming Child Protection

    By Bob Lonne, Nigel Parton, Jane Thomson, Maria Harries

    Child protection is one of the most high profile and challenging areas of social work, as well as one where children’s lives and family life are seen to be at stake. Vital as child protection work is, this book argues that there is a pressing need for change in the understanding and consequent...

    Published July 9th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Doing Visual Research with Children and Young People

    Edited by Pat Thomson

    Visual media offer powerful communication opportunities. Doing Visual Research with Children and Young People explores the methodological, ethical, representational and theoretical issues surrounding image-based research with children and young people. It provides well-argued and illustrated...

    Published May 15th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Introduction to the Anatomy and Physiology of Children

    A Guide for Students of Nursing, Child Care and Health, 2nd Edition

    By Janet MacGregor

    Fully updated, this new edition provides an introduction to normal, healthy physical development for all professionals who specialise in working with children. The author, an experienced nurse teacher, guides the reader through the key changes in body systems and functions from embryo to birth...

    Published April 17th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Research With Children

    Perspectives and Practices, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Pia Christensen, Allison James

    Research with Children is a unique resource book on the methodology of childhood research. Leading and new researchers within the social studies of childhood discuss central questions of epistemology and methodology, demonstrating the links between theory and practice. The theoretical and practical...

    Published March 30th 2008 by Routledge