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Listening to Children: Being and Becoming

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Through a series of exquisite encounters with children, and through a lucid opening up of new aspects of poststructuralist theorizing, Bronwyn Davies opens up new ways of thinking about, and intra-acting with, children.

This book carefully guides the reader through a wave of thought that turns the known into the unknown, and then slowly, carefully, makes new forms of though
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Paperback, 120 pages
Published July 25th 2014 by Routledge (first published January 1st 2014)
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Jan 01, 2015 Sue Lyle rated it it was amazing
I am gradually coming to understand how the physicist Karen Barad and philosopher Deleuze has the power to shift the way we think about children and our intra-actions with them. Bronwyn Davies is a well known feminist academic who has a great reputation for her writing on educational issues. In this, her latest book she takes us into the Reggio-inspired pre-schools of Sweden, and into her own community in Australia and through powerful stories talks us through some of the key Deleuzian concepts ...more
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Bronwyn Davies is an independent scholar based in Sydney, Australia. She is also a Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne.

The distinctive features of her work are her development of innovative social science research methodologies and their relation to the conceptual work of poststructuralist philosophies. Her research explores the ethico-onto-epistemological relations through which pa
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