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Twenty-First-Century Feminisms in Children's and Adolescent Literature

by Roberta Seelinger Trites

<p>Over twenty years after the publication of her groundbreaking work, <em>Waking Sleeping Beauty: Feminist Voices in Children's Novels</em>, Roberta Seelinger Trites returns to analyze how literature for the young still provides one outlet in ...

ISBN: 9781496813817

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Until It Hurts

America's Obsession with Youth Sports and How It Harms Our Kids

by Mark Hyman

<p>Near the end of a long season, fourteen-year-old baseball pitcher Ben Hyman approached his father with disappointing, if not surprising, news: his pitching shoulder was tired. With each throw to home plate, he felt a twinge in his still ...

ISBN: 9780807097564

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Urban Ecology

A Natural Way to Transform Kids, Parks, Cities, and the World

by Ken Leinbach

<p>Known business model in the Urban Ecology Center</p> <p>proven method</p> <p>Ken and the Urban Ecology Center have been featured in local and national media outlets, including <em>The New York Times, Milwaukee Magazine, Orion Magazine</em>,

ISBN: 9781683506522

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Violence Against Children

Making Human Rights Real

by Gertrud Lenzer

<p><em>Violence Against Children</em> adopts in its title the exhortation of Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen, &quot;Making Human Rights Real,&quot; which also represents the leitmotif of the book. It examines the prevalence of violence against ...

ISBN: 9781351248419

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Visual Encounters in the Study of Rural Childhoods

by Naydene De Lange, Karren Eppley, Wendy Ewald & others

<p><em>Visual Encounters in the Study of Rural Childhoods</em> brings together visual studies and childhood studies to explore images of childhood in the study of rurality and rural life. The volume highlights how the voices of children ...

ISBN: 9780813588179

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Who Writes for Black Children?

African American Children’s Literature before 1900

by Katharine Capshaw & Anna Mae Duane

<DIV><P>Until recently, scholars believed that African American children’s literature did not exist before 1900. Now, <I>Who Writes for Black Children?</I> opens the door to a rich archive of largely overlooked literature read by black children.

ISBN: 9781452954516

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Why Afterschool Matters

by Ingrid A. Nelson

<p>Increasingly, educational researchers and policy-makers are finding that extracurricular programs make a major difference in the lives of disadvantaged youth, helping to reduce the infamous academic attainment gap between white students and ...

ISBN: 9780813584959

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Why Delinquency?

by Maurice Cusson

<p>In this lucid, original, and provocative study, Professor Cusson advances a theory of delinquent behaviour that is both disarming and convincing. Delinquent behaviour, he reminds us, is fairly widespread among young people of all classes and ...

ISBN: 9781442637986

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Within Our Reach: A National Strategy to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities - 2016 Report of the Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities, Special Populations, Support

by Progressive Management

<p>This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. "Within Our Reach: A National Strategy to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities" is the final report of the Commission to ...

ISBN: 9781311404275

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Yo' Mama, Mary Mack, and Boudreaux and Thibodeaux

Louisiana Children's Folklore and Play

by Jeanne Pitre Soileau

<p>Jeanne Soileau, a teacher in New Orleans and south Louisiana for more than forty years, examines how children's folklore, especially among African Americans, has changed. From the tumult of integration to the present, her experience afforded ...

ISBN: 9781496810410

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Young People, Social Media and the Law

by Brian Simpson

<p>This book critically confronts perceptions that social media has become a ‘wasteland’ for young people. Law has become preoccupied with privacy, intellectual property, defamation and criminal behaviour in and through social media. In the case

ISBN: 9781317601449

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Youth Justice

A Critical Introduction

by Stephen Case

<p>This book provides a comprehensive, student-friendly and critical introduction to youth justice in England and Wales, offering a balanced evaluation of its development, rationale, nature and evidence base. It explores the evolution of ...

ISBN: 9781315309910

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Youth Policies and Services in Chinese Societies

by Steven Sek-yum Ngai, Chau-kiu Cheung & Ngan-pun Ngai

<p>In recent decades, much of youth research in Chinese societies has sought to understand the transformation of the younger generation and their social environment in the context of globalization, deindustrialization and economic insecurity. ...

ISBN: 9781317751724

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