1st Edition

Body Projects in Japanese Childcare
Culture, Organization and Emotions in a Preschool

ISBN 9781138964846
Published May 31, 2016 by Routledge
178 Pages

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Book Description

Examines the place of body practices and the management of emotions in Japanese preschools. Early childhood socialization is explored as a set of 'body projects': a series of practices undertaken (over time) to design the body according to prevailing cultural definitions and images.