For students of Early Childhood Studies, questions are as important as answers.
What is childhood?Is childhood the same in all cultures?
How do children grow and develop?
What space do we make for children in our society?
How do adults approach risk and what does this mean for children?
This isa comprehensive, up-to-date, challenging and accessible core text for the Early Childhood Studies course. Throughout, key theories and research findings are highlighted and explored to helplink theory andpractice. It covers the important themes of child development, communication, wellbeing, observation, working with parents, inclusive practice, leadership and research. This< fourth edition> has been fully updated throughout and includes new chapters on children and risk, inclusive learning environments, play andadults' concepts of childhood.
by Leo Tolstoy
by Wilkie Collins
by Lewis Carroll
by Henry David Thoreau
by H.G. Wells
by Charlotte Bronte
by Mary Shelley
by Rudyard Kipling
by Jonathan Swift
by Francis Parkman
by Erskine Childers
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