Never shying away from the most pressing topics in the field, this book provides a multifaceted and extensive analysis of the study of children and childhood.
Linking key concepts, themes and problems together, this text offers an interdisciplinary approach with its topical and timely case studies and illustrations which illuminate the latest research in the field. The book:
- Features a number of international case studies including children and military conflict, child migrants, children and networking sites, child trafficking, and children as consumers
- Includes questions which help you to make connections between topics and get you reflecting on your own childhood
- Is packed with engaging learning features including chapter aims, boxed sections, summaries and further reading suggestions