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Book: Introduction to Childhood Studies (Eliason)

  • Page ID
    64509
  • The book supports a speaking-intensive course that introduces you to key concepts in the study of childhood from multidisciplinary perspectives.  Your reading and listening will allow you to examine the historical and socio-cultural constructions of “the child” and childhood, exploring topics such as child development, cultural notions of adolescence, children as social agents, children’s rights, and challenges facing children in both local and global contexts.