The SAGE Handbook of Global Childhoods

Nicola J. Yelland (Editor), Lacey Peters (Editor), Nicola Fairchild (Editor), Marek Tesar (Editor), Michelle S. Pérez (Editor)

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This Handbook explores the multidisciplinary field of childhood studies through a uniquely global lens. It focuses on enquiries and investigations into the everyday lives of young children in the age range of birth to 8 years of age, giving space to their voices and involving interrogations about the various aspect of their lives. This Handbook engages with the interdisciplinary field of childhood studies, education, cultural studies, ethnography, and philosophy, with contributions from scholars from across the globe who have focused their work on the complexities of childhoods in contemporary times. By considering a range of epistemologies, ontologies and perspectives to present the contemporary & systematic research on the topic from a wide range of academics and authors in the field, this Handbook provides a significant contribution to the international dialogue of Global Childhoods. Part 1: Global Childhoods Part 2: Researching Global Childhoods Part 3: Contemporary Childhoods Part 4: Pedagogies and Practice Part 5: Creating Communities for Global Children
Original languageEnglish
PublisherSAGE Publications Ltd
Number of pages664
ISBN (Print)9781529717815
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2021


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