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Product Description: This volume presents the innovative methodologies, tools and techniques, as well as the challenges and ethical complexities of doing geographies of young people. Geographers of young people have reflected upon participation, power and how to approach young people, generating a vibrant and exciting methodological terrain, which this volume showcases...read more
By Tracey Skelton (editor)

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9789812870193 | Springer Verlag, March 25, 2016, cover price $279.00 | About this edition: This volume presents the innovative methodologies, tools and techniques, as well as the challenges and ethical complexities of doing geographies of young people.

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9789812870216 | Springer Verlag, March 25, 2016, cover price $349.00 | About this edition: This volume presents the innovative methodologies, tools and techniques, as well as the challenges and ethical complexities of doing geographies of young people.

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Product Description: From recent sex abuse scandals in the Roman Catholic Church, to arguments about faith schools and religious indoctrination, this volume considers the interconnection between the actual lives of children and the position of children as placeholders for the future...read more
By Susan Ridgely (editor)

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9781474251105 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 23, 2017, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: From recent sex abuse scandals in the Roman Catholic Church, to arguments about faith schools and religious indoctrination, this volume considers the interconnection between the actual lives of children and the position of children as placeholders for the future.

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9781474251099 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 23, 2017), cover price $39.95

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Product Description: Winner of the 2018 Chicago Folklore PrizeandWinner of the 2018 Opie PrizeJeanne Soileau, a teacher in New Orleans and south Louisiana for more than forty years, examines how children’s folklore, especially among African Americans, has changed...read more

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9781496810403 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, January 1, 2017, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Winner of the 2018 Chicago Folklore PrizeandWinner of the 2018 Opie PrizeJeanne Soileau, a teacher in New Orleans and south Louisiana for more than forty years, examines how children’s folklore, especially among African Americans, has changed.

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Product Description: In recent years, changes in the labor market, including an increase in the number of young working mothers, has led to a rapid growth of employment for nannies throughout the Western world. That rapid growth, however, has come with an increase in long, nonstandard working hours and in the context of a lack of regulation or of affordable, flexible solutions to the demand for early childhood education and care...read more

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9781447330141 | Policy Pr, December 15, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: In recent years, changes in the labor market, including an increase in the number of young working mothers, has led to a rapid growth of employment for nannies throughout the Western world.

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Product Description: Increasingly, educational researchers and policy-makers are finding that extracurricular programs make a major difference in the lives of disadvantaged youth, helping to reduce the infamous academic attainment gap between white students and their black and Latino peers...read more

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9780813584942 | Rutgers Univ Pr, November 11, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Increasingly, educational researchers and policy-makers are finding that extracurricular programs make a major difference in the lives of disadvantaged youth, helping to reduce the infamous academic attainment gap between white students and their black and Latino peers.

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9780813584935 | Reprint edition (Rutgers Univ Pr, November 11, 2016), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Increasingly, educational researchers and policy-makers are finding that extracurricular programs make a major difference in the lives of disadvantaged youth, helping to reduce the infamous academic attainment gap between white students and their black and Latino peers.

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Product Description: Children must learn to pick themselves up, brush themselves off, and bounce back. How do you allow for the physicality required to build resilience why you are tasked with children's safety? This guide provides the tools and strategies for creating a culture of resilience, including families in the process, and keeping safety front-of-mind...read more

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9781605544519 | Redleaf Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Children must learn to pick themselves up, brush themselves off, and bounce back.

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Product Description: We live in an "adultitarian" state, where the rules are based on very adult priorities and understandings of reality. Young people are disenfranchised and powerless; they understand they're subject to an authoritarian regime, whether they buy into it or not...read more

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9781552453377 | Coach House Books, November 15, 2016, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: We live in an "adultitarian" state, where the rules are based on very adult priorities and understandings of reality.

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Product Description: Fashionable Childhood is the first book to critically examine representations of children and childhood through fashion media. Focussing on themes such as innocence, sexuality, class, and gender, this book provides a detailed and fascinating overview of the topic over the last 40 years...read more
By Eva Malkki (trans)

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9781472568458 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: Fashionable Childhood is the first book to critically examine representations of children and childhood through fashion media.

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9781472568441 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Fashionable Childhood is the first book to critically examine representations of children and childhood through fashion media.

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Product Description: One hundred and ten years ago, Maria Montessori, the first female physician in Italy, devised a very different method of educating children, based on her observations of how they naturally learn. In Montessori, Angeline Stoll Lillard shows that science has finally caught up with Maria Montessori...read more

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9780195325263 | 1 reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 27, 2007), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Traditional American schooling is in constant crisis because it is based on two poor models for children's learning: the school as a factory and the child as a blank slate.
9780195168686 | 1 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, February 28, 2005), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Traditional American schooling is in constant crisis because it is based on two poor models for children's learning: the school as a factory and the child as a blank slate.

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9780199981526 | 3 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: One hundred and ten years ago, Maria Montessori, the first female physician in Italy, devised a very different method of educating children, based on her observations of how they naturally learn.
9780195369366 | 2 updated edition (Oxford Univ Pr, August 12, 2008), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: One hundred years ago, Maria Montessori, the first female physician in Italy, devised a very different method of educating children, based on her observations of how they naturally learn.

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Product Description: Long portrayed as a masculine endeavor, the African American struggle for progress often found expression through an unlikely literary figure: the black girl. Nazera Sadiq Wright uses heavy archival research on a wide range of texts about African American girls to explore this understudied phenomenon...read more

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9780252040573 | Univ of Illinois Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Long portrayed as a masculine endeavor, the African American struggle for progress often found expression through an unlikely literary figure: the black girl.

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9780252082047 | Reprint edition (Univ of Illinois Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $28.00

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Product Description: From the 1950s to the digital age, Americans have pushed their children to live science-minded lives, cementing scientific discovery and youthful curiosity as inseparable ideals. In this multifaceted work, historian Rebecca Onion examines the rise of informal children's science education in the twentieth century, from the proliferation of home chemistry sets after World War I to the century-long boom in child-centered science museums...read more

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9781469629469 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, October 31, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: From the 1950s to the digital age, Americans have pushed their children to live science-minded lives, cementing scientific discovery and youthful curiosity as inseparable ideals.

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9781469629476 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, October 31, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: From the 1950s to the digital age, Americans have pushed their children to live science-minded lives, cementing scientific discovery and youthful curiosity as inseparable ideals.

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Product Description: Using the latest scientific research in child development, Penelope Leach, author of the best-selling Your Baby & Child, details the effects of divorce on children in five stages of life—infants, toddlers, primary-school children, teenagers, and young adults—some of whom are far more deeply affected than previously thought...read more

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9781101874042 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, May 12, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From the acclaimed, best-selling author of Your Baby & Child and one of the world’s leading experts on child development and parenting, a practical, comprehensively researched guide to doing the best for your child during and after separation or divorce.

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9781101872192 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, October 18, 2016), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Using the latest scientific research in child development, Penelope Leach, author of the best-selling Your Baby & Child, details the effects of divorce on children in five stages of life—infants, toddlers, primary-school children, teenagers, and young adults—some of whom are far more deeply affected than previously thought.

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9781504616423 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 12, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Using the latest scientific research in child development, Penelope Leach covers the various effects of divorce on children in five stages of life: infants, toddlers/preschoolers, primary school children, teenagers, and college students.
9781504616416 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 12, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Using the latest scientific research in child development, Penelope Leach covers the various effects of divorce on children in five stages of life: infants, toddlers/preschoolers, primary school children, teenagers, and college students.

Product Description: Der Band analysiert und diskutiert die Ursachen, Formen und Bedingungen von Ungleichwertigkeitsideologien in Jugendkulturen einerseits und zeigt andererseits mögliche gesellschaftliche und pädagogische Handlungsstrategien auf. 
By Dierk Borstel (editor) and Kemal Bozay (editor)

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9783658129781, titled "Ungleichwertigkeitsideologien in Der Einwanderungsgesellschaft: Ursachen, Hintergründe Und Ideen Für Die Pädagogische Und Politische Praxis" | Pap/psc edition (Vs Verlag Fur Sozialwissenschaften, October 6, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Der Band analysiert und diskutiert die Ursachen, Formen und Bedingungen von Ungleichwertigkeitsideologien in Jugendkulturen einerseits und zeigt andererseits mögliche gesellschaftliche und pädagogische Handlungsstrategien auf.

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Product Description: 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 in America...read more

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9781469629537 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, October 3, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Most in the United States likely associate the concept of the child bride with the mores and practices of the distant past.

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Product Description: In our current era of helicopter parenting and stranger danger, an unaccompanied child wandering through the city might commonly be viewed as a victim of abuse and neglect. However, from the early twentieth century to the present day, countless books and films have portrayed the solitary exploration of urban spaces as a source of empowerment and delight for children...read more

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9780813564487 | Rutgers Univ Pr, September 30, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: In our current era of helicopter parenting and stranger danger, an unaccompanied child wandering through the city might commonly be viewed as a victim of abuse and neglect.

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9780813564470 | Reprint edition (Rutgers Univ Pr, September 30, 2016), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In our current era of helicopter parenting and stranger danger, an unaccompanied child wandering through the city might commonly be viewed as a victim of abuse and neglect.

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Product Description: Based on research from more than 10,000 surveys from children and parents of divorce, Collateral Damage presents parents with an overview of the impact that divorce has on their children and offers ways to better serve their needs at this critical time...read more

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9781531831868 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, September 27, 2016), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Based on research from more than 10,000 surveys from children and parents of divorce, Collateral Damage presents parents with an overview of the impact that divorce has on their children and offers ways to better serve their needs at this critical time.
9781531831875 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, September 27, 2016), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Based on research from more than 10,000 surveys from children and parents of divorce, Collateral Damage presents parents with an overview of the impact that divorce has on their children and offers ways to better serve their needs at this critical time.

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Product Description: Based on research from more than 10,000 surveys from children and parents of divorce, Collateral Damage presents parents with an overview of the negative impact that divorce has on their children and offers ways to better serve their needs at this critical time...read more

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9780718079888 | Thomas Nelson Inc, September 27, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Based on research from more than 10,000 surveys from children and parents of divorce, Collateral Damage presents parents with an overview of the negative impact that divorce has on their children and offers ways to better serve their needs at this critical time.

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Product Description: Based on research from more than 10,000 surveys from children and parents of divorce, Collateral Damage presents parents with an overview of the impact that divorce has on their children and offers ways to better serve their needs at this critical time...read more

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9781531831882 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, September 27, 2016), cover price $49.97 | About this edition: Based on research from more than 10,000 surveys from children and parents of divorce, Collateral Damage presents parents with an overview of the impact that divorce has on their children and offers ways to better serve their needs at this critical time.

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Product Description: How do we understand children and young people's lives in ways that do not rely on nostalgic romantic ideals or demonising prejudices? Can the geographical concepts of space, place and spatiality enhance our understanding of childhood and how children experience their lives as social actors? This book draws on a rich and growing academic literature concerned with the spatiality of childhood and the spaces and places in which children live, learn, work, and play...read more
By Phil Jones (editor)

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9781472581488 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: How do we understand children and young people's lives in ways that do not rely on nostalgic romantic ideals or demonising prejudices?

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9781472581471 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: How do we understand children and young people's lives in ways that do not rely on nostalgic romantic ideals or demonising prejudices?

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9783319336749 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2016, cover price $99.99

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Product Description: A playbook for working with and training girls to be activists of their own social movementsDrawing from a diverse collection of interviews with women and girl activists, Powered by Girl is both a journalistic exploration of how girls have embraced activism and a guide for adults who want to support their organizing...read more

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9780807094600 | Beacon Pr, September 13, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A playbook for working with and training girls to be activists of their own social movementsDrawing from a diverse collection of interviews with women and girl activists, Powered by Girl is both a journalistic exploration of how girls have embraced activism and a guide for adults who want to support their organizing.

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Product Description: This unique volume explores why and how youth join and leave gangs, as a lens for exploring intervention and prevention through comparative, international research. The book explores three key questions: how do youth gangs form and how do they change over time? Why do youth join street gangs, and why do they leave? How can we use this knowledge to foster more effective interventions for gang problems? Drawing from research conducted in ten different countries (Belgium, Canada, Germany, Israel, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, and Venezuela)and a variety of disciplines, sixteen original chapters provide unique insights into: 1) patterns of gang participation and how it impacts individual behavior2) individual transitions and their impact on gang transformations3) fostering gang transition and transformation...read more
By Finn-Aage Esbensen (editor)

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9783319296005 | Springer Verlag, July 8, 2016, cover price $119.00 | About this edition: This unique volume explores why and how youth join and leave gangs, as a lens for exploring intervention and prevention through comparative, international research.

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Product Description: **A New York Times Bestseller**“May be the most revealing depiction of the American contemporary classroom that we have to date." —Garret Keizer, The New York Times Book Review   Bestselling author Nicholson Baker, in pursuit of the realities of American public education, signed up as a substitute teacher in a Maine public school district...read more

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9780399160981 | Blue Rider Pr, September 6, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: **A New York Times Bestseller**“May be the most revealing depiction of the American contemporary classroom that we have to date.

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Product Description: Delinquency in Society continues to set the standard for the fundamentals of delinquency theories. This classic text examines the historical, social, and theoretical contexts of delinquency in a new stunning interior design featuring high quality images...read more

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9781284112955 | 10 pap/psc edition (Jones & Bartlett Pub, September 1, 2016), cover price $99.95 | also contains Delinquency in Society | About this edition: Delinquency in Society continues to set the standard for the fundamentals of delinquency theories.
9780295966724, titled "Looms and Textiles of the Copts: First Millennium Egyptian Textiles in the Carl Austin Reitz Collection of the California Academy of Science" | Univ of Washington Pr, October 1, 1988, cover price $24.95 | also contains Delinquency in Society, Looms and Textiles of the Copts: First Millennium Egyptian Textiles in the Carl Austin Reitz Collection of the California Academy of Science
9780139573255, titled "Whistler" | Prentice Hall, January 1, 1983, cover price $8.13 | also contains Delinquency in Society, Whistler

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Product Description: Delinquency in Society continues to set the standard for the fundamentals of delinquency theories. This classic text examines the historical, social, and theoretical contexts of delinquency in a new stunning interior design featuring high quality images...read more

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9781284112955 | 10 pap/psc edition (Jones & Bartlett Pub, September 1, 2016), cover price $99.95 | also contains Delinquency in Society | About this edition: Delinquency in Society continues to set the standard for the fundamentals of delinquency theories.
9781449692414 | 9 pap/psc edition (Jones & Bartlett Pub, December 28, 2012), cover price $168.95 | About this edition: A Thoroughly Revised and Updated Ninth Edition of the Leading Text in the Field Delinquency in Society is a balanced and up-to-date examination of the historical, social, and theoretical contexts of delinquency.
9780295966724, titled "Looms and Textiles of the Copts: First Millennium Egyptian Textiles in the Carl Austin Reitz Collection of the California Academy of Science" | Univ of Washington Pr, October 1, 1988, cover price $24.95 | also contains Delinquency in Society, Looms and Textiles of the Copts: First Millennium Egyptian Textiles in the Carl Austin Reitz Collection of the California Academy of Science
9780139573255, titled "Whistler" | Prentice Hall, January 1, 1983, cover price $8.13 | also contains Delinquency in Society, Whistler

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