Children and Youth Products

  • Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood

    Effective Practice and Policy

    By Alison Hadley

    This essential book provides a comprehensive compendium of the learning from the Teenage Pregnancy Strategy (TPS) in the UK, and considers how the lessons can be applied internationally. It sets out the rationale for prioritising teenage pregnancy and the evidence for what works both in helping…

    Paperback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Women's Health in Africa

    Issues, Challenges and Opportunities

    Edited by Chimaraoke O. Izugbara, Eleanor Krassen Covan, Elizabeth Fugate-Whitlock

    This edited book includes new policy-relevant research on women’s health issues in Africa. Scholars explore critical topics from different disciplinary traditions using a variety of research methodologies and data sources. The contributors include African scholars with in-depth knowledge of their…

    Paperback – 2017-08-20 
    Routledge

  • An Emerging Approach for Education and Care

    Implementing a Worldwide Classification of Functioning and Disability

    Edited by Susana Castro, Olympia Palikara

    An Emerging Approach for Education and Care provides a synthesis of the extensive research that has been conducted worldwide about the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for Children and Youth in education and care. The main purpose of the ICF is to provide a…

    Hardback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Children With Challenging Behaviors

    Practical Strategies for Early Childhood Educators

    Edited by Gayle Mindes

    Teaching Children With Challenging Behaviors provides early childhood educators with a guide to developmentally appropriate practice for working with children who exhibit challenging behaviors, as well as perspectives for experienced teachers to reflect upon best practices in today’s complex world.…

    Paperback – 2017-08-11 
    Routledge

  • Different Childhoods

    Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories

    Edited by Lindsay O'Dell, Charlotte Brownlow, Hanna Bertilsdotter-Rosqvist

    Different Childhoods: Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories opens up new avenues for exploring children’s development as contextual, provisional and locally produced, rather than a unitary, universal and consistent process. This edited collection frames a critical exploration of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Reaffirming Juvenile Justice

    From Gault to Montgomery

    By Alida V. Merlo, Peter J. Benekos

    This book will expand students’ knowledge and understanding of the evolution of juvenile justice in the last 50 years. Designed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the landmark case In re Gault, which the U.S. Supreme Court decided in 1967, the authors provide a brief history of juvenile…

    Paperback – 2017-06-02 
    Routledge

  • The Disabled Schoolchild

    A Study of Integration in Primary Schools

    By Anderson Elizabeth M.

    First published in 1973, this book considers the differences between mainstream schools and special educational needs schools, for children with learning disabilities. It contains a wealth of research data, case history material and reference to existing literature, designed to answer many…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Children and Disability

  • The Child with Spina Bifida

    By Elizabeth M. Anderson, Bernie Spain

    First published in 1977, this book focuses on the disability of spina bifida in children. Children with the condition frequently suffer with severe physical handicaps such as lower limb paralysis and incontinence, as well as intellectual impairment. It can be difficult for the families of these…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Children and Disability

  • Childhood Disability and Family Systems

    Edited by Michael Ferrari, Marvin B. Sussman

    First published in 1987, this book focuses on childhood disability within the family. It examines the very nature of disability itself, as well as many of the fundamental elements of families. The book was written at a time when the meaning level of disability and its effect on family and society…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Children and Disability

  • Integration of Handicapped Children in Society

    Edited by James Loring, Graham Burn

    First published in 1975, this book looks at the place of children with handicaps in society, at that time. It argues that in the thirty years previous, a great deal of progress was made in the field of rehabilitation but that the separation between handicapped people and the community was still a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Children and Disability

  • Independence Training for Visually Handicapped Children

    By Doris Tooze

    First published in 1981, this book was written to help parents and teachers to participate in child-based mobility programmes, covering the needs of visually-handicapped children from pre-school to adulthood. It gives insight into ways in which these figures can make the world meaningful to young…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Children and Disability

  • Parents and Young Mentally Handicapped Children

    A Review of Research Issues

    By Helen McConachie

    First published in 1986, this book reviews research on the role parents play in fostering the early development of children with mental handicaps. Professionals and parents must work together to give such children the chance of living as ordinary lives as possible and here, the author develops a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Children and Disability

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