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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Plank, Emily, author.
Discovering the culture of childhood
St. Paul, MN : Redleaf Press, 2016
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Description:||1 online resource (xii, 196 pages)|
|Contents:||Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction: ""Becoming Outsiders"": An Invitation; Chapter 1: ""It's a Good Things You're Fat!"": Why Culture Matters; Chapter 2: ""Poison Meat Eaters"": The Social Lives of Children; Stories from the Field: Traps and Maps; Stories from the Field: No Forced Apologies; Chapter 3: ""We're Stuck!"": The Language of Childhood; Stories from the Field: The Value of Fenceless Play; Chapter 4: ""It's Going to Eat Me!"": Systems of Belief; Stories from the Field: We Know the Difference; Stories from the Field: Lions Listen to No! Chapter 5: ""This Feels Amazing"": Artistic ExpressionStories from the Field: ""It's a Zoo!""; Chapter 6: ""Look at Me!"": The Economics of Belonging; Stories from the Field: Teatime; Conclusion: ""No One Remains Unchanged"": Transformation; Group Discussion Guide; Resources by Chapter; References; Index|
"We often filter our interactions with children through the lens of adulthood. View the culture of childhood through a whole new lens. Identify age-based bias and expand your outlook on and understanding of early childhood as a culture. Understanding children's dispositions of questioning, wonder, engagement, and cooperation from the inside changes everything"--
- Children -- Social conditions.
- Children -- Cross-cultural studies.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE / Children's Studies.
- FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages / Infants & Toddlers.
- EDUCATION / Professional Development.
- PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Child.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations
- SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies