Disclosing Childhoods : Research and Knowledge Production for a Critical Childhood Studies

Disclosing Childhoods offers a critical account of knowledge production in childhood studies. The book argues for the need to be reflexive about the knowledge practices of the field and to scrutinize the role of researchers in disclosing certain childhoods rather than others. A relational lens is us...

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Main Author: Spyrou, Spyros
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: London Palgrave Macmillan UK 2018, 2018
Edition:1st ed. 2018
Series:Studies in Childhood and Youth
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Disclosing childhoods
  • 2. Towards a decentering of ‘the child’
  • 3. Knowledge production in childhood studies
  • 4. The production of children’s voices
  • 5. What kind of agency for children?
  • 6. Children’s participation in research as a knowledge practice
  • 7. The ethics and politics of knowledge production in childhood studies