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Constructing and reconstructing childhood : contemporary issues in the sociological study of childhood / edited by Allison James and Alan Prout.

Contributor(s): James, Allison | Prout, Alan
Language: English Publisher: London : Falmer Press, 1990.Description: vii, 248p. ; 23.5cm.ISBN: 1850007500
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Inspired by the 3rd International Workshop on the Ethnography of Childhood, Cambridge (cf. Back-cover). - Includes bibl. - Contents: A new paradigm for the sociology of childhood? / A. Prout, A. James; Constructions and reconstructions of British childhood: 1800 to the present / H. Hendrick; Psychology and the cultural construction of children's needs / M. Woodhead; A voice for children in statistical and social accounting / J. Qvortrup; Its a small world: Disneyland, the family and multiple re-representations of American childhood / P. Hunt, R. Frankenberg; Negotiating childhood: changing constructions of age for Norwegian children / A. Solberg; Street children / B. Glauser; Who are you kidding? Children, power and the struggle against sexual abuse / J. Kitzinger; Childhood and the policy makers / J. Boyden.