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Beyond Listening: Children's Perspectives on Early Childhood Services

Clark, Alison; Kjorholt, Ann Trine and Moss, Peter eds. (2005). Beyond Listening: Children's Perspectives on Early Childhood Services. Bristol: Policy Press.

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Abstract

About this book: More young children than ever before are spending their time in some form of early childhood service. But how do we know what they think about it? While there has been a move to take children's views into account more generally, very little attention has been given to listening to young children below the age of six or seven.This book is the first of its kind to focus on listening to young children, both from an international perspective and through combining theory, practice and reflection. With contributions and examples from researchers and practitioners in six countries it examines critically how listening to young children in early childhood services is understood and practised.Each chapter is rooted in the everyday lives of young children and presents a range of actual experiences for students and practitioners to draw from.

Item Type: Edited Book
Copyright Holders: 2009 Policy Press
ISBN: 1-86134-613-1, 978-1-86134-613-1
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Childhood, Development and Learning
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 17073
Depositing User: Wendy Hunt
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2009 10:04
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:32
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/17073
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