Education: Childhood

  • Young People's Literacies in the Digital Age: Continuities, Conflicts and Contradictions in Practice book cover

    Young People's Literacies in the Digital Age

    Continuities, Conflicts and Contradictions in Practice

    By Luci Pangrazio

    This book explores the influence of the coded architectures of digital platforms, together with the social factors in which digital practices are embedded, to map out the complex ways that young people experience the digital context. Focusing on the notion of critical digital literacies, it tackles…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge

  • Mathematics in Early Years Education book cover

    Mathematics in Early Years Education

    4th Edition

    By Ann Montague-Smith, Tony Cotton, Alice Hansen, Alison J. Price

    This fourth edition of the best-selling Mathematics in Early Years Education provides an accessible introduction to the teaching of mathematics in the early years. Covering all areas of mathematics– number and counting, calculation, pattern, shape, measures and data handling – it provides a wide…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Outdoor, Experiential and Informal Education: Beyond the Confines book cover

    Rethinking Outdoor, Experiential and Informal Education

    Beyond the Confines

    Edited by Tony Jeffs, Jon Ord

    This book seeks to bring together the two disciplines of informal and outdoor education, and challenges readers to think differently about outdoor and adventure education. It develops core ideas and thinking about informal education within outdoor settings, and explores how its principles and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19 
    Routledge

  • Human Trafficking and Exploitation: Lessons from Europe book cover

    Human Trafficking and Exploitation

    Lessons from Europe

    Edited by Belachew Gebrewold, Johanna Kostenzer, Andreas Th. Muller

    Human trafficking is a serious human rights violation that leads to the gross exploitation of its victims, who are coerced into forced labor and slavery across the globe. As the current migration movement and refugee situation reaches crisis point in Europe, the risk of human trafficking from the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19 
    Routledge Academic

  • Contemporary Issues in Childhood: A Bio-ecological Approach book cover

    Contemporary Issues in Childhood

    A Bio-ecological Approach

    Edited by Zeta Brown, Stephen Ward

    Contemporary Issues in Childhood provides undergraduate students with a comprehensive introduction to the current influences and challenges that surround childhood, families and communities. The text carefully explores the lives of children and young people to make clear the link between this…

    Paperback – 2017-09-15 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Education Studies Series

  • The Philosophy of Play as Life book cover

    The Philosophy of Play as Life

    Edited by Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall, Malcolm MacLean

    It is now widely acknowledged that play is central to our lives. As a phenomenon, play poses important questions of reality, subjectivity, competition, inclusion and exclusion. This international collection is the third in a series of books (including The Philosophy of Play and Philosophical…

    Hardback – 2017-09-12 
    Routledge

  • From Childhood to Chivalry: The Education of the English Kings and Aristocracy 1066-1530 book cover

    From Childhood to Chivalry

    The Education of the English Kings and Aristocracy 1066-1530

    By Nicholas Orme

    Originally published in 1984, this is a study of the kings and the aristocracy who ruled England between the Conquest and the Reformation. Not, as usual, about their adult lives, but how they became the people they were through childhood and education. The first such study of its kind, it follows…

    Hardback – 2017-09-10 
    Routledge

  • Understanding the Steiner Waldorf Approach: Early Years Education in Practice book cover

    Understanding the Steiner Waldorf Approach

    Early Years Education in Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Janni Nicol, Jill Tina Taplin

    This fully revised edition of Understanding the Steiner Waldorf Approach is a much needed source of information for those wishing to extend and consolidate their understanding of the Steiner Waldorf early childhood approach. It enables the reader to analyse the essential elements of the Steiner…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Understanding the… Approach

  • Disability and Inclusion in Early Years Education book cover

    Disability and Inclusion in Early Years Education

    Edited by Chris Collett

    Disability and Inclusion in Early Years Education supports practitioners in understanding and implementing inclusive practice relating to disability in early years education. Offering a detailed explanation of recent developments in the field, such as the 2015 SEND Code of Practice, it provides…

    Paperback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Diversity and Inclusion in the Early Years

  • Preschool Teachers’ Lives and Work: Stories and Studies from the Field book cover

    Preschool Teachers’ Lives and Work

    Stories and Studies from the Field

    By Robert V. Bullough, Kendra M. Hall-Kenyon

    Preschool Teachers’ Lives and Work focuses on preschool teachers as people, what they do, and how they are affected by what they do. Highly politicized and hotly debated, preschool today is increasingly focused on comparatively narrow views of school readiness and academic outcomes which are…

    Paperback – 2017-08-25 
    Routledge

  • Work-based Practice in the Early Years: A guide for students book cover

    Work-based Practice in the Early Years

    A guide for students

    By Samantha McMahon, Mary Dyer

    Bringing together the essential theory, research and policy with examples from practice, Work-based Practice in the Early Years: A guide for students provides a complete guide to successful work placements for early years students. It makes links to the Occupational Standards for the Early Years…

    Paperback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge

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