Download Children, Childhood and Youth in the British World by Simon Sleight, Shirleene Robinson PDF

By Simon Sleight, Shirleene Robinson

Age used to be a severe think about shaping imperial event, but it has no longer obtained any sustained scholarly awareness. This pioneering interdisciplinary assortment is the 1st to enquire the lives of youngsters and teenagers and the development of modes of formative years and formative years in the British world.

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Download Golden Bridge: Young Immigrants to Canada, 1833-1939 by Marjorie Kohli PDF

By Marjorie Kohli

"To hundreds of thousands of teenagers, emigration has been the golden bridge through which they've got handed from an it appears hopeless early life to lives of priceless provider and guaranteed convenience, during this new land." - Mr. G. Bogue clever, Inspector of British Immigrant young children and Receiving houses, 1915 Many hundreds of thousands of Canadians are descended from younger immigrants transported to Canada from 1833 to 1939. writer Marjorie Kohli has meticulously documented the outstanding tale of the elimination of hundreds of thousands of "waifs and strays" and younger women and men, basically from the united kingdom and eire. They braved the perilous voyage to an unknown destiny in Canada, finally being positioned in the course of the Maritimes, Ontario, Quebec and westward so far as British Columbia. the main accomplished source of its variety, The Golden Bridge grants to be an essential software for family members researchers with a "home baby" ancestor, and of curiosity to these unexpected with this point of Canadian background. This commonly researched publication comprises historical past aspect on firms and key organizers resembling Maria Rye, Annie Macpherson, Thomas Barnardo and William Quarrier, besides lesser knowns together with Ellinor shut and Charles younger. Marjorie Kohli is widely known for her years of energetic involvement with juvenile and baby migration concerns. Supported through charts, passenger lists and archival visuals, The Golden Bridge is a must-read for genealogists and historical past buffs alike.

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Download Children and Material Culture by Joanna Sofaer Derevenski PDF

By Joanna Sofaer Derevenski

This is often the 1st publication to concentration solely on teenagers and fabric tradition. The participants ask:
* what's the courting among young ones and the cloth world?
* how does the cloth tradition of kids fluctuate throughout time and space?
* how do we entry the activities and identities of youngsters within the fabric record?
The assortment spans the Palaeolithic to the overdue 20th century, and makes use of info from throughout Europe, Scandinavia, the Americas and Asia. The overseas individuals are from quite a lot of disciplines together with archaeology, cultural and organic anthropology, psychology and museum experiences. All skilfully combine conception and information to demonstrate absolutely the importance and capability of learning childrens.

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Download Parenting culture studies by Ellie Lee PDF

By Ellie Lee

Why have the trivialities of the way mom and dad elevate their little ones turn into regimen resources of public debate and coverage making? This ebook presents in-depth solutions to those good points drawing on a variety of assets from sociology, background, anthropology and psychology, masking advancements in either Europe and North America.

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Download Contemporary Child Care Policy and Practice by Barbara Fawcett, Brid Featherstone, Jim Goddard PDF

By Barbara Fawcett, Brid Featherstone, Jim Goddard

This significant textual content will supply a serious research of latest advancements in baby care coverage less than New Labour and the ensuing coverage and perform implications. The authors will draw on sociological debates, the becoming kid's rights literature and wider advancements inside social coverage with the intention to offer an intensive and balanced advisor to modern advancements during this speedily altering box. Ideologies at the back of fresh projects in a variety of perform components are explored, and the implementation of key advancements are appraised. it will be fundamental examining for all scholars focusing on paintings with childrens and their households.

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Download Juvenile Delinquency: Prevention, Assessment, and by Kirk Heilbrun, Naomi E. Sevin Goldstein, Richard E. Redding PDF

By Kirk Heilbrun, Naomi E. Sevin Goldstein, Richard E. Redding

Juvenile offending and anti-social habit are huge, immense societal issues. This broad-reaching quantity summarizes the present proof on prevention, diversion, explanations, and premiums of delinquency, in addition to evaluation of possibility and intervention wishes. A unique solid of participants from legislations, psychology, and psychiatry describe what we all know approximately interventions at school, neighborhood, and home contexts, focusing rather on interventions which are threat decreasing and price powerful. both vital, every one bankruptcy reviews on what's no longer good supported via examine, distinguishing elements of present perform which are more likely to be potent from those who aren't and mapping new instructions for learn, coverage, and perform. eventually, the amount presents an outline of a version curriculum for education felony and psychological well-being execs on undertaking correct checks of teens for the courts. successfully bridging examine and perform, it will be a big source for criminal and psychological well-being pros fascinated by the juvenile justice method, coverage makers looking humane yet potent interventions within the context of society's want for security, and people desirous about educating approximately and coaching in juvenile delinquency.

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