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The Body, Childhood and Society

by Alan Prout

  • 176 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology Of Children,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Children"s Studies,
  • Sociology - Social Theory,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Marriage & Family,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Body, Human,
  • Children,
  • Enfants,
  • Social aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9787661M
    ISBN 100312221444
    ISBN 109780312221447

    Christensen, P.H. () ‘Childhood and the Cultural Constitution of Vulnerable Bodies’, in A. Prout (ed.) The Body, Childhood and Society. Houndmills, Great Britain: MacMillan Press, pp. Cited by: 5. Gender in Early Childhood explores the ways in which young children perceive, and are perceived, as gendered individuals and members of a gendered society. Careful research is brought to bear on a wide range of issues, from the construction of the child's identity by extended family immediately after birth, through early play and literacy.

    The child has a very special place in society, and society defines and shapes childhood. Understanding childhood is essential to early years students and this book offers a great introduction. Taking a thematic approach, chapters cover: Historical and Cultural Perspectives; Policy and Economic Perspectives; Psychological and Biological Perspectives. Complete book of the human body. Paperback: £ Buy or find out more. Lift the Flap How Your Body Works. Hardback: £ Buy or find out more. How do I see? Hardback: £ Buy or find out more. Lift-the-flap questions and answers about your body. Hardback: £ Buy or .

      Childhood and Society. Erik H. Erikson. New York: Norton, pp. $ By SIBYLLE ESCALONA. Science 02 Mar Share This Article: Stay Connected to Science. This image failed to load. Email This Article. Thank you for your interest in spreading the word about Science. NOTE: We only request your email address so that the person Cited by: 2.   The same little girl is back and narrates the tour of her body (inside and out) and the illustrations are child-like drawings of the body parts and the body’s inner workings. This book is written to appeal to preschool and young school-aged children.


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The Body, Childhood and Society by Alan Prout Download PDF EPUB FB2

Bringing together two topics of wide and growing sociological interest, The Body, Childhood and Society examines how children's bodies are constructed in schools, families, courts, hospitals and in film. Recognising that children's bodies are a target for adult practices of social regulation, the contributors show that children are also active Format: Paperback.

The Body, Childhood and Society book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Both childhood and the body are of growing importance 4/5(2). Bringing together two topics of wide and growing sociological interest, The Body, Childhood and Society examines how children's bodies are constructed in schools, families, courts, hospitals and in film.

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Free shipping for many products. About this book. Introduction. Bringing together two topics of wide and growing sociological interest, The Body, Childhood and Society examines how children's bodies are constructed in schools, families, courts, hospitals and in film.

It will be a valuable text for social scientists interested in the body, childhood, schooling, the law. "The Body, Childhood and Society examines how childhood bodies are constructed in schools, families, courts, hospitals and in film, showing the complex material, discursive and collective processes involved.

Recognizing that children's bodies are a target for adult social regulation, the contributors show that children are also active Childhood and Society book their construction, employ them in social action and.

Get this from a library. The body, childhood and society. [Alan Prout; Jo Campling;] -- "The Body, Childhood and Society examines how childhood bodies are constructed in schools, families, courts, hospitals and in film, showing the complex material, discursive and collective processes.

The landmark work on the social significance of childhood. The original and vastly influential ideas of Erik H. Erikson underlie much of our understanding of human development. His insights into the interdependence of the individuals' growth and historical change, his now-famous concepts of identity, growth, and the life cycle, have changed the way we perceive ourselves and society.

In his book, Childhood Abuse, Body Shame, and Addictive Plastic Surgery: The Face of Trauma, Mark Constantian outlines the intricate connection between an individual’s body image and the desire to change his or her physical appearance. He also describes patient characteristics that make them more or less likely to be satisfied with the.

This book is separated into case studies that vary from the Sioux Tribe to Hitler's childhood. His obsession with anal functioning and a dated view of sexuality was a bit annoying. I found his discussion about how the somatic, ego, and society affect the human neurosis and psychology very interesting/5.

Childhood and Society, in its first edition, was Erik H. Erikson's first book. The second edition, which I read pieces of for a project, incorporates more of the ideas /5(37).

Both 'childhood' and 'the body' are of growing importance in sociology and social theory. The Body, Childhood and Society brings these topics together and explores the links between them. It examines how childhood bodies are constructed in schools, families, courts, hospitals and in film, showing the complex material, discursive and collective processes : Paperback.

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The Body, Childhood and Society by Alan Prout,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(2). Body & Society has from its inception in March as a peer-reviewed companion journal to Theory, Culture & Society, pioneered and shaped the field of has been committed to theoretical openness characterized by the publication of a wide range of critical approaches to the body, alongside the encouragement and development of innovative work that contains a trans-disciplinary.

Childhood and Society is a landmark study and theory of childhood development that attempts to combine the methodology of Freudian psychoanalysis and cultural anthropology in order to generate a psychology of child development. Erik Erikson ( - ), a. Childhood and Society: A Book Review.

Childhood and Society’s primary contribution to developmental theory is found in Chapter 7, “Eight Ages of Man.” There, Erikson lays out an idea that is remarkable in its lucidity and, in a way, revolutionary in its philosophy.

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Widely read and cited, his works have won numerous awards including the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. Combining the insights of clinical psychoanalysis with a new approach to cultural anthropology, Childhood and Society deals with the relationships between childhood training and cultural accomplishment, analyzing the infantile and.

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