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Age groups books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Age groups category. Presented with a red border are the Age groups books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

The Indigo Children New Age Experimentation with Self and Science by Beth (University of Cambridge, UK) Singler The Indigo Children New Age Experimentation with Self and Science
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The Indigo Child concept is a contemporary New Age redefinition of self. Indigo Children are described in their primary literature as a spiritually, psychically, and genetically advanced generation. Born from the early 1980s, the Indigo Children are thought to be...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Playing with America's Doll A Cultural Analysis of the American Girl Collection by Emilie Zaslow Playing with America's Doll A Cultural Analysis of the American Girl Collection

This critical account of the American Girl brand explores what its books and dolls communicate to girls about femininity, racial identity, ethnicity, and what it means to be an American. Emilie Zaslow begins by tracing the development of American Girl...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Age From the Anatomy of Life to the Architecture of Living by Goedele Nuyttens, Marleen Wynants Age From the Anatomy of Life to the Architecture of Living
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This sixth Crosstalks book is a careful selection of studies, research, reflections, projects and activism exploring ageism and its opposite. Philosophy and art are included for their capacity to provide culturally driven contexts in which to think freely and activate...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Finding Lost Childhoods Supporting Care-Leavers to Access Personal Records by Suellen Murray Finding Lost Childhoods Supporting Care-Leavers to Access Personal Records

This book explores care-leavers' access to their personal records. People who grew up in care in previous decades may know little about their family nor understand why they were placed in care nor how decisions were made about their lives....
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Young People's Perspectives on End-of-Life Death, Culture and the Everyday by Sarah Coombs Young People's Perspectives on End-of-Life Death, Culture and the Everyday

This book challenges adult assumptions that young-people do not, cannot and should not think about death. The author uses everyday material objects in order to facilitate a range of conversations, revealing lively engagement with the topic. Cultural resources, such as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/07/2017

Evil Children in the Popular Imagination by Karen J. Renner Evil Children in the Popular Imagination

Focusing on narratives with supernatural components, Karen J. Renner argues that the recent proliferation of stories about evil children demonstrates not a declining faith in the innocence of childhood but a desire to preserve its purity. From novels to music...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2016

Death, Emotion and Childhood in Premodern Europe by Katie Barclay Death, Emotion and Childhood in Premodern Europe

This book draws on original material and approaches from the developing fields of the history of emotions and childhood studies and brings together scholars from history, literature and cultural studies, to reappraise how the early modern world reacted to the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/12/2016

The Happiness Riddle and the Quest for a Good Life by Mark Cieslik The Happiness Riddle and the Quest for a Good Life

This book examines the meaning of happiness in Britain today, and observes that although we face challenges such as austerity, climate change and disenchantment with politics, we continue to be interested in happiness and living well. The author illustrates how...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/12/2016

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Children, Sexuality and Visual Culture Enacting the Paedophilic Gaze by A. Sparrman Children, Sexuality and Visual Culture Enacting the Paedophilic Gaze


Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2017

Childhood and Markets Infants, Parents and the Business of Child Caring by Lydia Martens Childhood and Markets Infants, Parents and the Business of Child Caring

This book explores how young children and new families are located in the consumer world of affluent societies. The author assesses the way in which the value of infants and monetary value in markets are realized together, and examines how...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Child Insanity in England, 1845-1907 by Steven Taylor Child Insanity in England, 1845-1907

This book explores the treatment, administration, and experience of children and young people certified as insane in England during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It uses a range of sources from Victorian institutions to explore regional differences, rural and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/11/2016

Age Structuring in Comparative Perspective by David I. Kertzer Age Structuring in Comparative Perspective

This volume studies age as a basis for social organization by uniting research from the social science disciplines while implementing both cross-cultural and historical perspectives. The contributors, a distinguished interdisciplinary group of scholars, advance our understanding of age structuring by...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/09/2016

Ageism Health and Employment Contexts by Sheri R. Levy Ageism Health and Employment Contexts

The worldwide population of adults ages 60 and over has rapidly become the fastest growing age group, making the study of ageism a pressing social issue.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/04/2016

Youth Cultures in the Age of Global Media by Sara Bragg, Mary Jane Kehily Youth Cultures in the Age of Global Media
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This book explores the impact of globalisation and new technologies on youth cultures around the world, from the Birmingham School to the youthscapes of South Korea. In a timely reappraisal of youth cultures in contemporary times, this collection profiles the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/01/2016

Handbook of the Life Course Volume II by Michael J. Shanahan Handbook of the Life Course Volume II

Building on the success of the 2003 Handbook of the Life Course, this second volume identifies future directions for life course research and policy. The introductory essay and the chapters that make up the five sections of this book, show...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/12/2015

Handbook of the Life Course Volume II by Michael J. Shanahan Handbook of the Life Course Volume II

Building on the success of the 2003 Handbook of the Life Course, this second volume identifies future directions for life course research and policy.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/10/2015

Youth Homelessness in Late Modernity Reflexive Identities and Moral Worth by David Farrugia Youth Homelessness in Late Modernity Reflexive Identities and Moral Worth

This book explores the identities, embodied experiences, and personal relationships of young people experiencing homelessness, and analyses these in relation to the material and symbolic position that youth homelessness occupies in modern societies. Drawing on empirical research conducted in both...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/07/2015

Generations Rethinking Age and Citizenship by Richard Marback Generations Rethinking Age and Citizenship

A comprehensive examination of age, aging, and generational differences and the nature of citizenship.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/02/2015

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