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Constructing and Reconstructing Childhood - A. James and A. Prout (Eds.)

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Inspired by the 3rd international workshop on the ethnography of childhood, Cambridge, this book explores the ways in which childhood is socially constructed. It's intention is to show the ways in which the immaturity of children is conceived and articulated in particular societies into culturally specific sets of ideas and philosophies, attitudes and practices which combine to define the "nature of childhood".

Former library copy. No dust jacket.

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Author(s):
A. James and A. Prout (Eds.)
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
24 x 15.5 cm
Edition:
1st Edition, 1990
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1850007497
ISBN-13:
9781850007494
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Falmer
Title:
Constructing and Reconstructing Childhood

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Inspired by the 3rd international workshop on the ethnography of childhood, Cambridge, this book explores the ways in which childhood is socially constructed. It's intention is to show the ways in which the immaturity of children is conceived and articulated in particular societies into culturally specific sets of ideas and philosophies, attitudes and practices which combine to define the "nature of childhood".

Former library copy. No dust jacket.

Author(s):
A. James and A. Prout (Eds.)
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
24 x 15.5 cm
Edition:
1st Edition, 1990
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1850007497
ISBN-13:
9781850007494
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Falmer
Title:
Constructing and Reconstructing Childhood

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