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  • Dementie: van hersenlagen tot omgangsvragenby Ronald Geelen; Hans van Dam

    Bohn Stafleu van Loghum 2016; US$ 49.99

    Dementie is een hersenziekte. De hersenproblemen hebben grote invloed op wat iemand nog kan en in hoeverre communicatie mogelijk is. Hulpverleners en mantelzorgers moeten in de dagelijkse omgang hun gedrag steeds opnieuw aanpassen. Zij krijgen daarbij begeleiding en ondersteuning van psychologen, artsen, casemanagers en andere professionals voor wie... more...

  • Disabled Childhoodsby Janice McLaughlin; Edmund Coleman-Fountain; Emma Clavering

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    A crucial contemporary dynamic around children and young people in the Global North is the multiple ways that have emerged to monitor their development, behaviour and character. In particular disabled children or children with unusual developmental patterns can find themselves surrounded by multiple practices through which they are examined. This... more...

  • Learning Bodiesby Julia Coffey; Shelley Budgeon; Helen Cahill

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 129.00

    'Learning Bodies? addresses the lack of attention paid to the body in youth and childhood studies.  Whilst a significant range of work on this area has explored gender, class, race and ethnicity, and sexualities ? all of which have bodily dimensions ? the body is generally studied indirectly, rather than being the central focus. This collection... more...

  • Ethnographie - Pädagogik - Geschlechtby Ulrike Graff; Katja Kolodzig; Nikolas Johann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 29.99

    Der Sammelband stellt Berichte aus der pädagogischen Geschlechterforschung vor, die zum einen grundlegende Perspektiven zur ethnographischen Methodologie formulieren und zum anderen konkrete Forschungsergebnisse aus ethnographischen Projekten im Kontext von Kindheit und Jugend präsentieren. Dabei geht es unter anderem um ein theoretisches Verständnis... more...

  • Doing Gender Discourseby Monika Jäckle; Sandra Eck; Meta Schnell; Kyra Schneider

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 39.99

    Welche Positionierungsräume öffnet und schließt das Genderregime Schule und wie gehen SchülerInnen damit um? Diesen Fragen gehen Monika Jäckle, Sandra Eck, Meta Schnell und Kyra Schneider nach und zeigen, wie Judith Butlers theoretische Ausarbeitungen zu Subjektivation und Anerkennung in konkrete qualitative Forschungspraktiken übertragbar sind. Die... more...

  • Urban Cosmopoliticsby Anders Blok; Ignacio Farias

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Invoking the notion of ?cosmopolitics? from Bruno Latour and Isabelle Stengers, this volume shows how and why cities constitute privileged sites for studying the search for and composition of common worlds of cohabitation. A cosmopolitical approach to the city focuses on the multiple assemblages of human and nonhuman actors that constitute urban common... more...

  • Children, Young People and Critical Geopoliticsby Dr Matt Benwell; Professor Klaus Dodds; Professor Peter Hopkins; Dr Alan Ingram; Assoc Prof Merje Kuus; Asst Prof Chih Yuan Woon

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2016; US$ 149.95

    Young people, and in particular children, have typically been marginalised in geopolitical research, positioned as too young to understand or relate to the adult-dominated world of international relations. Integrating current debates in critical geopolitics and political geography with research in children?s geographies, childhood studies and youth... more...

  • The success paradoxby Graeme Atherton

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 42.95

    This timely book provides an alternative vision of social mobility and a route-map to achieving it. It examines how the term ?social mobility? structures what success means and the impact that has on society. It recasts the relationship with employers and covers progress in non-work areas of life. more...

  • The Study of Behavioral Developmentby Joachim F. Wohlwill; David S. Palermo

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    The Child Psychology Series: The Study of Behavioral Development concerns the formulation of general laws of development, transcending the realm of the development of the individual from infancy to maturity. This book provides a systematic treatment of problems of research design, strategy, and data analysis that relate specifically to the study of... more...

  • Cognitive Developmentby David R. Olson; David S. Palermo

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Cognitive Development: The Child's Acquisition of Diagonality is an empirical and rational enquiry into the child's development of a conceptual system relating to the concept of the diagonal during the age range three to six years. A detailed examination will be made of why a young child has difficulty with such a problem, and what occurs during development... more...