• Old and New Generations in the 21st Century: Shifting Landscapes of Education book cover

    Old and New Generations in the 21st Century

    Shifting Landscapes of Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Ramaekers

    The matter of simply living together, on both a global and a local scale, is complicated by the cultural, economic, religious, technological, and ecological challenges that we face in today’s world. An educational–philosophical take on these complexities translates into reflections on, and attempts…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Racialisation in Early Years Education: Black Children’s Stories from the Classroom book cover

    Racialisation in Early Years Education

    Black Children’s Stories from the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Gina Houston

    This timely book explores the unique experiences of young black children during their first year of school and supports an understanding of how entry into the early years environment impacts on identity. Their stories emphasise the importance of listening to the voices of children themselves. A…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • Musical Children: Engaging Children in Musical Experiences book cover

    Musical Children

    Engaging Children in Musical Experiences, 2nd Edition

    By Carolynn Lindeman

    Musical Children: Engaging Children in Musical Experiences, Second Edition, is designed for students majoring in early childhood or elementary education, or music education. It highlights the important role music plays in a child’s education and life, offering a practical resource for bringing…

    Hardback – 2018-09-23
    Routledge

  • Growing up in the Playground: The Social Development of Children book cover

    Growing up in the Playground

    The Social Development of Children, 1st Edition

    By Andy Sluckin

    First published in 1981, this work is based on the author’s research in the playgrounds of two Oxford schools. It describes the order amongst the apparent chaos by relating the playtime activities – the games, rhymes and taunts of five-to-ten-year-olds in first and middle schools – to children’s…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Philosophy and Pedagogy of Early Childhood book cover

    Philosophy and Pedagogy of Early Childhood

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sandy Farquhar, E. Jayne White

    In recent years, new discourses have emerged to inform the philosophy and pedagogy of early childhood. This collection brings together contributions from leading scholars in early childhood education, and each chapter engages with the critical task of reformulating early childhood education and the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • In Search of Social Justice: John Bennett's Lifetime Contribution to Early Childhood Policy and Practice book cover

    In Search of Social Justice

    John Bennett's Lifetime Contribution to Early Childhood Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nóirín Hayes, Mathias Urban

    Commemorating the life and work of Dr John Bennett; his lifelong contribution to Early Childhood Education and Care, and his ongoing influence on policy, research and practice in this field, In Search of Social Justice is a tribute to a preeminent scholar and his vision for an equitable and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge

  • Early Childhood Teacher Education on Cultural Competence book cover

    Early Childhood Teacher Education on Cultural Competence

    1st Edition

    Edited by NAECTE Urban Education Teacher Research Network

    Early Childhood Teacher Education on Cultural Competence discusses how early childhood preservice teachers can use teacher research to explore and gain cultural competence, enabling them to support students and families from diverse backgrounds. The book opens by describing the role of the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge

  • Creativity and Creative Pedagogies in the Early and Primary Years book cover

    Creativity and Creative Pedagogies in the Early and Primary Years

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Cremin

    Whilst recognition of the role and nature of creativity and interest in creative pedagogical practice has grown, tensions persist at several levels, particularly in accountability cultures, where international comparisons of literacy, numeracy and science frame, shape and often limit policy,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • The Lifework and Legacy of Iona and Peter Opie: Research into Children’s Play book cover

    The Lifework and Legacy of Iona and Peter Opie

    Research into Children’s Play, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia C. Bishop, June Factor

    Iona and Peter Opie were twentieth-century pioneers. Their research and writing focused on the folklore of British children – their games, rhymes, riddles, secret languages and every variety of the traditions and inventions of the children’s collective physical and verbal play. Such closely…

    Hardback – 2018-08-29
    Routledge

  • Self-Regulation and Early School Success book cover

    Self-Regulation and Early School Success

    1st Edition

    Edited by Megan M. McClelland, Shauna L. Tominey

    Self-regulation has been identified as an important predictor of school readiness and academic achievement in young children. Children who struggle with self-regulation are at risk of experiencing peer rejection and academic difficulties. Teachers report that there is high variability in children’s…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Professional Issues in Work with Babies and Toddlers book cover

    Professional Issues in Work with Babies and Toddlers

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Oberhuemer, Liz Brooker, Rod Parker-Rees

    Early childhood provision for babies and toddlers is in a critical phase. While governments are pushing for fast-paced expansion, mainly to support the return of mothers to the labour market, early childhood experts are deeply concerned about the quality of provision on offer for children up to age…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • 'Be Realistic, Demand the Impossible': A Memoir of Work in Childcare and Education book cover

    'Be Realistic, Demand the Impossible'

    A Memoir of Work in Childcare and Education, 1st Edition

    By Helen Penn

    An astute exploration of the complexities of working and learning in the field of Early Childhood Education and Care, Professor Helen Penn tells of her experiences of working as a teacher, social worker, campaigner, researcher and writer, and so reflects on the perennial and complex issues which…

    Paperback – 2018-08-21
    Routledge
    Contesting Early Childhood

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