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In search of the rainbow: pathways to quality in large scale programmes for young disadvantaged children

Woodhead, Martin (1996). In search of the rainbow: pathways to quality in large scale programmes for young disadvantaged children. Early Childhood Development: Practice and Reflections (7). The Hague: Bernard van Leer Foundation.

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Abstract

Development experts have searched for universal definitions and standards of quality. But quality is contextual. Using examples from several countries, this book argues that sensitivity to diversity and to one's own preconceptions should be key elements informing all early childhood work.

Item Type: Authored Book
Copyright Holders: 1996 Bernard van Leer Foundation, 1996 Martin Woodhead
ISBN: 90-6195-042-2, 978-90-6195-042-4
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ISSN: 1382-4813
Keywords: child development; environment; community development
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: 28495
Depositing User: Martin Woodhead
Date Deposited: 14 Mar 2012 16:38
Last Modified: 15 Mar 2012 04:13
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28495
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