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You are currently browsing 41–50 of 247 new and published books in the subject of Childhood — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Learning Relations (Routledge Revivals)

    By Doreen Grant

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Dissatisfied with the effects of schooling on children from low-income families, Doreen Grant left her post as head of a secondary school in Liverpool and turned to research for solutions to this perennial social problem. This is a popular account of her involvement with under-privileged Glaswegian...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Assessment and Documentation in Early Childhood Education

    By Maarit Alasuutari, Ann-Marie Markström, Ann-Christine Vallberg-Roth

    Documentation in early childhood education is typically seen as a means to enhance the quality of care and education, and as a way to take account of the child’s view. Assessment and Documentation in Early Childhood Education considers the increasing trend towards systematic child documentation...

    Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Children, Spirituality, Loss and Recovery

    Edited by Joyce E. Bellous

    The book demonstrates the hopeful stance the young take in response to ordinary suffering and significant trauma when adults talk with them about their losses. Its underlying themes convey the truth that loss and recovery are normal in the process of growing to maturity. It examines the strength of...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Perspectives on Play

    Learning for Life

    Edited by Avril Brock, Pam Jarvis, Yinka Olusoga

    This brand new text breaks the mould of books on the subject of play currently on the market. It explores, debates and further develops the theory of play, relating cutting-edge theory to examples of practice, taken from a broad range of multi-disciplinary perspectives. Each author brings their...

    Published December 8th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Childhood and Emotion

    Across Cultures 1450-1800

    Edited by Claudia Jarzebowski, Thomas Max Safley

    How did children feel in the Middle Ages and early modern times? How did adults feel about the children around them? This collection addresses these fundamental but rarely asked questions about social and family relations by bringing together two emerging fields within cultural history – childhood...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Using Evidence for Advocacy and Resistance in Early Years Services

    Exploring the Pen Green research approach

    Edited by Eddie McKinnon

    Series: Pen Green Books for Early Years Educators

    Insightful and relevant, Using Evidence for Advocacy and Resistance in Early Years Services supports practitioners working in Early Years settings to develop the knowledge and skills required to carry out research into their own practice. Based on the renowned Pen Green approach, which advocates...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Early Years Policy

    The impact on practice

    Edited by Zenna Kingdon, Jan Gourd

    How does early years policy impact on practitioners, children, settings and families? What are the implications of current policy for the future? How can early years professionals shape and craft practice in ways that genuinely focus on the needs of children and families, rather than the...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Using Children’s Literature to Teach Problem Solving in Math

    Addressing the Common Core in K–2

    By Jeanne White

    Learn how to use children’s literature to engage students in mathematical problem solving. Teaching with children’s literature helps build a positive math environment, encourages students to think abstractly, shows students the real-world purposes of math, builds content-area literacy, and appeals...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Safeguarding and Protecting Children in the Early Years

    Edited by James Reid, Steven Burton

    This book provides a comprehensive guide to safeguarding and child protection in the early years. Aimed at students and practitioners it offers insight into contemporary developments in early years and safeguarding practice and sets out the legal and policy foundations for effective practice before...

    Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Creating a Space to Grow

    Developing your enabling environment outdoors, 2nd Edition

    By Gail Ryder Richardson

    Is your outdoor area working? Do you want to make changes but are not sure where to start? Creating a Space to Grow guides you through the process of changing and developing the outdoor environment of your early years setting to maximise the learning potential that these areas can offer. Packed...

    Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge