Education: Childhood

  • Starting School (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Starting School (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Brian Jackson

    First published in 1979, this book considers the culture of a multi-racial community through the eyes of six children about to start school. Each child is from a different background but all live in the same street in a town in the north of England. Following the children from home into school,…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Childminder (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Childminder (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Brian Jackson, Sonia Jackson

    First published in 1979, this book looks at the subject of childminding in Britain at the time it was written. It is based on a national survey that was commissioned by the Social Science Research Council and on action to help childminders funded by the Wates Foundation at Manchester University, UK…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reframing the Emotional Worlds of the Early Childhood Classroom book cover

    Reframing the Emotional Worlds of the Early Childhood Classroom

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samara Madrid, David Fernie, Rebecca Kantor

    This volume examines the emotional world of the early childhood classroom as it affects young children (whose emotional wellbeing is crucial to successful learning), educators (for whom teaching is never a solely cognitive act), parents, and administrators. In a culture where issues such as…

    Paperback – 2014-11-12
    Routledge

  • Educational Change in International Early Childhood Contexts: Crossing Borders of Reflection book cover

    Educational Change in International Early Childhood Contexts

    Crossing Borders of Reflection, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda R. Kroll, Daniel R. Meier

    Co-published with the Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI), Educational Change in International Early Childhood Contexts: Crossing Borders of Reflection examines the role of teacher reflection in a variety of educational contexts worldwide. Using a case study approach that…

    Paperback – 2014-11-04
    Routledge
    International Perspectives on Early Childhood Education

  • Bringing the Montessori Approach to your Early Years Practice book cover

    Bringing the Montessori Approach to your Early Years Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Barbara Isaacs

    Have you ever wondered what the Montessori approach is all about and how it can be used to benefit the young children in your setting? This book explains how the Montessori approach works offering guidance on planning and assessment methods alongside practical activities for practitioners to try.…

    Paperback – 2014-10-24
    Routledge
    Bringing ... to your Early Years Practice

  • Constructing and Reconstructing Childhood: Contemporary issues in the sociological study of childhood book cover

    Constructing and Reconstructing Childhood

    Contemporary issues in the sociological study of childhood, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Allison James, Alan Prout

     When the first edition of this seminal work appeared in 1990, the sociology of childhood was only just beginning to emerge as a distinct sub-discipline. Drawing together strands of existing sociological writing about childhood and shaping them into a new paradigm, the original edition of this…

    Paperback – 2014-10-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Education Classic Edition

  • Outdoor Play for 1--3 Year Olds: How to set up and run your own outdoor toddler group book cover

    Outdoor Play for 1--3 Year Olds

    How to set up and run your own outdoor toddler group, 1st Edition

    By Isabel Hopwood-Stephens

    We are all mindful of the increasing news coverage of outdoor play and its benefits, but how can you go beyond the sandpit and hopscotch to create a magical and creative experience for the children in your care? This book provides all the encouragement you will need to set up and run an outdoor…

    Paperback – 2014-10-07
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Play book cover

    The Philosophy of Play

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emily Ryall, Wendy Russell, Malcolm MacLean

    Play is a vital component of the social life and well-being of both children and adults. This book examines the concept of play and considers a variety of the related philosophical issues. It also includes meta-analyses from a range of philosophers and theorists, as well as an exploration of some…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge

  • Progress in infancy Research: Volume 2 book cover

    Progress in infancy Research

    Volume 2, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey W. Fagen, Harlene Hayne

    The Progress in Infancy Research Series is dedicated to the presentation of innovative and exciting research on infants, both human and animal. Each volume in the series is designed to stand alone and contains autonomous chapters which are based on high quality programs of research with infants.…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
    Psychology Press
    Progress in Infancy Research Series

  • Doing Children’s Geographies: Methodological Issues in Research with Young People book cover

    Doing Children’s Geographies

    Methodological Issues in Research with Young People, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lorraine van Blerk, Mike Kesby

    Doing Children’s Geographies provides a useful resource for all those embarking on research with young people. Drawing on reflections from original cutting-edge research undertaken across three continents, the book focuses on the challenges researchers face when working with children, youth and…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • Bringing the Forest School Approach to your Early Years Practice book cover

    Bringing the Forest School Approach to your Early Years Practice

    1st Edition

    By Karen Constable

    This easy-to-read series provides an introduction to some of the most important early years philosophies and shows how they can be incorporated into your setting. Each book provides: an outline of the background to the approach clear explanations of the relevance to contemporary thinking…

    Paperback – 2014-06-20
    Routledge
    Bringing ... to your Early Years Practice

  • Research in Early Childhood Education for Sustainability: International perspectives and provocations book cover

    Research in Early Childhood Education for Sustainability

    International perspectives and provocations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Davis, Sue Elliott

    Sustainability is a global issue that urgently needs addressing, and for which the most serious consequences are for children and future generations. This insightful research text tackles one of the most significant contemporary issues of our times – the nexus between society and environment – and…

    Paperback – 2014-06-12
    Routledge

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