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Title "Childhood" in "crisis"? / edited by Phil Scraton.
Imprint London ; Bristol, Penna. : UCL Press, 1997.

Subject Children -- Great Britain -- Social conditions.
Child development -- Great Britain.
Deviant behavior -- Great Britain.
Alt Name Scraton, Phil.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 224 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-216).
Contents ''Childhood': An Introduction to Historical and Theoretical Analyses -- 'Crisis': The Demonization of Children and Young People -- 'Families' in 'Crisis'? -- Prolonging 'Childhood', Manufacturing 'Innocence' and Regulating Sexuality -- 'Crisis' in the Classroom -- Children in Trouble: State Responses to Juvenile Crime. -- 'Mad', 'Bad' or Misunderstood? -- Whose 'Childhood'? What 'Crisis'?
Summary Examining debates concerning children and young people, this text discusses the "politics of childhood", focusing on topics such as: the family, education and schooling, mental health, crime and justice, and sexuality.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203214501 (electronic bk.)
9780203214503 (electronic bk.)
0203292030 (electronic bk.)
9780203292037 (electronic bk.)
9781135360528 (electronic bk.)
1135360529 (electronic bk.)
1857287894 (Paper)
OCLC # 252785801
Additional Format Print version: "Childhood" in "crisis"?. London ; Bristol, Penna. : UCL Press, 1997 (DLC) 97178525

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