Key Concepts in Childhood Studies

By Allison James (Author), Adrian L James (Author)


Write a Review
R 2,263
3%
R 2,195
R 68 (3%)

Out Of Stock
Also available in:
Title Price
Key Concepts in Childhood Studies R 7,837 Out Of Stock
This product ships in India
 
R 2,195
Out of Stock
Share |
  

Description

A systematic, clear introduction to the expanding field of Childhood Studies.

Valuable entries including Agency, Play and Welfare introduce key ideas and explore interwoven multi-disciplinary themes. Definitions, summaries and key words are developed and cross-referenced by the book's intelligent organisation and flow to explain in-depth issues as respected pioneers Alison James and Adrian James offer students and specialists:

" Lucid accounts of the key concepts

" Authoritative and reliable data

" Accessible text format

The book is an ideal primer and refresher for students of Childhood Studies.

Alison James is Professor in Sociology and Adrian James is Professor in Social Work, both at The University of Sheffield.

'This is a superb introduction to the fascinating field of childhood studies. A series of well chosen entries provide concise summaries of key ideas, and accessible introductions to some highly complex issues. The authors brilliantly weave together their different themes with their use of cross-referencing, so that the whole is even richer than the individual parts. I would recommend it to any beginning student of Childhoods Studies, as well as more advanced ones' -" Nigel Thomas, Professor of Childhood

& Youth Research, University of Central Lancashire

Features

  • : Key Concepts in Childhood Studies
  • : Allison James
  • : Sage Publications (CA)
  • : 1412908795
  • : 9781412908795
  • : Paperback
  • : 152
  • : English

Look for Similar Items by Category

Reviews

Be the first one to review this product

Discussion : Key Concepts in Childhood Studies

Be the first to start a discussion Start a new discussion

Browse all Discussions on Books

BEST DEAL

Shop with Confidence About Us My Account Follow Us Search
Facebook Twitter
© 2010-2014 Crossword Bookstores Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Powered By Infibeam.com