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Understanding Early Childhood: Issues and Controversies go! Available Online Available in Print Multimedia Resource

“Drawing on research evidence from various countries and reviewing studies about children from different disciplines – including anthropology, economics, history, psychology and sociology – it offers broad and insightful perspectives on the ways in which we understand and study young children.

  • A critical discussion of child development
  • A broad interdisciplinary approach
  • A general overview of theoretical approaches and research methodologies
  • New coverage of global trends about childhood.
  • An important new chapter on the economics of early education and care
  • Updates on the relevance of neuroscience and genetic research to early childhood.”

Posted on 11.04.09

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