Researching Children's Perspectives
"This is a book which I will return to over time. It carries a powerful, and empowering, message about the task of researching children's views...(It) deserves to find an automatic place in staffroom libraries. I happily recommed it." - Support for Learning"
The 1990s have been marked by a growing emphasis, in various professional contexts, on obtaining the views of clients, including children. This position is an international one, shared across the developed world, and encapsulated in the UN Convention on the rights of the child. This book addresses the issues and practicalities surrounding the obtaining of children's views, particularly in the research context. The book takes a deliberately and explicitly pluralist stance. Its distinctiveness rests on the scrutiny of methodological issues pertaining to the collection of children's views and practical applications. The book is structured around two main sections. Section 1 examines five aspects of theoretical and conceptual issues (ethical issues and codes of conduct, children's rights, the legal perspective, developmental dimensions and sociological issues). Section 2 illustrates these aspects by focusing on methods and applications in obtaining children's views in specific projects.
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Her recent research , based at the University of Warwick , examined the role of IT in bridging the gap between communicative competence and communicative potential . Her current work focuses on the use of symbols and pictures for people ...
She has recently completed ( with C. Harrison and A. Pavlovic ) a study of social services work with children in long - term care and their parents , Working in Partnership with Children and ' Lost ' Parents ( York Publishing Services ...
He has published widely in the fields of medical sociology and social theory , including recent work on lay evaluations of modern medicine , and emotions in social life . His current research interests centre on body , health and ...
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