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Constructing Childhood: Theory, Policy and Social Practice

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This text provides a critical analysis of the social construction of childhood and children's agency. Through an interdisciplinary synthesis combining social theory, social policy and the empirical findings of social science research, it bridges the current gap between theory and practice, offering an incisive theoretical account of childhood that is grounded in substantiv ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published August 7th 2004 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published August 1st 2004)
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Theory overview is general; empirical examples focus on the UK.
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