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Above the Death Pits, Beneath the Flag: Youth Voyages to Poland and the Performance of Israeli National Identity

by Feldman, Jackie

<p> Israeli youth voyages to Poland are one of the most popular and influential forms of transmission of Holocaust memory in Israeli society. Through intensive participant observation, group discussions, student diaries, and questionnaires, the

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Affect, Emotion, and Children’s Literature

Representation and Socialisation in Texts for Children and Young Adults

by Kristine Moruzi, Michelle J. Smith & Elizabeth Bullen

<p>This volume explores the relationship between representation, affect, and emotion in texts for children and young adults. It demonstrates how texts for young people function as tools for emotional socialisation, enculturation, and political ...

ISBN: 9781351971638

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Agency, Gender and Economic Development in the World Economy 1850–2000

Testing the Sen Hypothesis

by Jan Luiten van Zanden, Auke Rijpma & Jan Kok

<p>How has ‘agency’ – or the ability to define and act upon one’s goals – contributed to global long-term economic development during the last 150 years? This book asserts that autonomous decision making, and female agency in particular, ...

ISBN: 9781351815604

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American Child Bride

A History of Minors and Marriage in the United States

by Nicholas L. Syrett

<p>Most in the United States likely associate the concept of the child bride with the mores and practices of the distant past. But Nicholas L. Syrett challenges this assumption in his sweeping and sometimes shocking history of youthful marriage ...

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American Girls and Global Responsibility

A New Relation to the World during the Early Cold War

by Professor Jennifer Helgren

<DIV><I>American Girls and Global Responsibility</I> brings together insights from Cold War culture studies, girls’ studies, and the history of gender and militarization to shed new light on how age and gender work together to form categories of

ISBN: 9780813575810

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Armies of the Young: Child Soldiers in War and Terrorism

by Rosen, David M.

<DIV>Children have served as soldiers throughout history. They fought in the American Revolution, the Civil War, and in both world wars. They served as uniformed soldiers, camouflaged insurgents, and even suicide bombers. Indeed, the first ...

ISBN: 9780813537832

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Being a Parent

Unchanging Values in a Changing World

by Karl S. Bernhardt

<p>During his thirty years with the Institute of Child Study of the University of Toronto the late Dr. Karl S. Bernhardt wrote hundreds of articles and gave hundreds of talks to parents on the best way to bring up children. His philosophy is ...

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Born to Fail?: The National Children's Bureau reports on striking differences in the lives of British

by Wedge, Peter

Based on the National Child Development Study, this ebook is about children and about Britain. ...

ISBN: 9781905818587

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Caring for Children

Social Movements and Public Policy in Canada

by Rachel Langford, Patrizia Albanese & Susan Prentice

<p>Social inequality. Selective political attention. Insufficient funding and access. <em>Caring for Children</em> provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary examination of the crisis in care for Canadian children and their caregivers. The ...

ISBN: 9780774834315

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Child Psychotherapy

Integrating Developmental Theory into Clinical Practice

by Robbie Adler-Tapia, PhD

<p>All too often children are diagnosed and medicated without the consideration that their symptoms may actually be a healthy response to stressful life events. This integrative guide for mental health practitioners who work with children ...

ISBN: 9780826106742

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Child Soldiers in the Western Imagination

From Patriots to Victims

by David M Rosen

<DIV>When we hear the term “child soldiers,” most Americans imagine innocent victims roped into bloody conflicts in distant war-torn lands like Sudan and Sierra Leone. Yet our own history is filled with examples of children involved in ...

ISBN: 9780813572895

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Child Soldiers in the Western Imagination: From Patriots to Victims

by Rosen, David M

<DIV>In this daring new study, anthropologist David M. Rosen investigates how our perceptions of the child soldier have changed radically over the past two centuries. Examining everything from Andrew Jackson&rsquo;s time as an adolescent ...

ISBN: 9780813563725

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Childhood and Pethood in Literature and Culture

New Perspectives in Childhood Studies and Animal Studies

by Anna Feuerstein & Carmen Nolte-Odhiambo

<p>Bringing together new perspectives in childhood studies and animal studies, this bookis the first collection to critically address the manifold alignments and frequent co-constitutions of children and pets in our families, our cultures, and ...

ISBN: 9781315386201

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Childhoods

Growing up in Aotearoa New Zealand

by Nancy Higgins & Claire Freeman

<div>Children are citizens with autonomy and rights identified by international agencies and United Nations conventions, but these rights are not readily enforceable. Some of the worst levels of child poverty and poor health in the OECD, as well

ISBN: 9781927322215

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Childhoods: Growing up in Aotearoa New Zealand

by Higgins, Nancy

<div>Children are citizens with autonomy and rights identified by international agencies and United Nations conventions, but these rights are not readily enforceable. Some of the worst levels of child poverty and poor health in the OECD, as well

ISBN: 9781927322512

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Children Affected by Armed Conflict

Theory, Method, and Practice

by Bree Akesson & Myriam Denov

<DIV>Societal turbulence, state collapse, religious and ethnic conflict, poverty, hunger, and social exclusion all underlie children’s involvement in armed conflict. Drawing from empirical studies in eleven conflict-ridden countries, including ...

ISBN: 9780231539678

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Children and Childhood in American Religions

by Bartkowski, John P.

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ISBN: 9780813546957

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Children and the Geography of Violence

Why Space and Place Matter

by Sheridan Bartlett

<p>Violence sabotages development, both children’s development and the development of the communities and neighbourhoods they rely on. There is abundant evidence of the deep and lasting harm that can be done. Violence breaks bodies and minds and

ISBN: 9781351704670

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Children at Risk

The Precarious State of Children's Well-being in America

by Janice Crouse

The desire for our children to be free from want and danger and to be able to enjoy their youth in innocence would seem to be universal. Conventional wisdom says that parents in every socio-economic level of society share the dream of preserving

ISBN: 9781351528900

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Children of Palestine: Experiencing Forced Migration in the Middle East

by Chatty, Dawn

<p> Palestinian children and young people living both within and outside of refugee camps in the Middle East are the focus of this book. For more than half a century these children and their caregivers have lived a temporary existence in the ...

ISBN: 9781782387862

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