Constructing and Reconstructing Childhood: Contemporary Issues in the Sociological Study of Childhood

Synopsis

This edition of James and Prout's seminal work on childhood study contains a collection of articles which draw on a variety of disciplines to show how childhood is constructed in society, and the direction in which childhood study is moving.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Jo Boyden
  • Alan Prout
  • Allison James
  • Harry Hendrick
  • Martin Woodhead
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1997