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  1.  Children in Our Charge

    Children in Our Charge

    The Child's Right to Resources

    Edited by Mary John

    This second book in this series concentrates on the theme of providing for children in child-centred ways. It includes the philosophical background to thinking about children's rights vis-a-vis society's responsibilities and examines the effectiveness and dilemmas associated with the concept of the 'Best Interest of the Child'. Learn More
    1996, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 256pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-369-9
  2.  Children in Charge

    Children in Charge

    The Child's Right to a Fair Hearing

    Edited by Mary John

    Emerging clearly from the first volume in this new series is the importance of the voice of the child. With their emphasis on the twin themes of participation and empowerment, the contributors present the active role of children as autonomous individuals with a stake in the decision-making process. Learn More
    1996, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 288pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-368-2
  3. A Charge Against Society

    A Charge Against Society

    The Child's Right to Protection

    Edited by Mary John

    The third volume in this series examines attitudes towards children and measures in operation to protect them. Contributors analyse how the child's safety can be protected, while respecting their right to be involved and to have their opinions taken into account, and examine the causes within society for social malfunction in relation to children. Learn More
    1997, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 276pp
  4. The Participation Rights of the Child: Rights and Responsibilities in Family and Society

    The Participation Rights of the Child: Rights and Responsibilities in Family and Society

    Målfrid Grude Flekkøy and Natalie Hevener Kaufman

    This introductory text, written by one of the world's authorities on the rights of the child, covers all the issues involved in a comprehensive and accessible way. The book should be required reading on human rights courses, as well as key background reading for a wide range of professionals who work with children. Learn More
    1997, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 200pp
  5.  Children as Citizens: Education for Participation

    Children as Citizens: Education for Participation

    Edited by Cathie Holden and Nick Clough

    The social, moral and cultural development of children is a central concern for all schools. This book, which draws on the voices of children and practising teachers, demonstrates how such development can be promoted through children's readiness to discuss, debate and actively participate as young citizens. Learn More
    1998, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 240pp
  6.  Educational Citizenship and Independent Learning

    Educational Citizenship and Independent Learning

    Rhys Griffith

    Defining the characteristics of the ideal global citizen - critically reflective, ethically concerned with social justice, and capable of exercising personal control - Rhys Griffith examines how citizenship is promoted, ignored or even suppressed in schools and offers an analysis of existing methods of cultivating citizenship. Learn More
    1998, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 300pp
  7.  Traveller Children

    Traveller Children

    A Voice for Themselves

    Cathy Kiddle

    This book looks at education in the context of several distinct travelling groups including Circus, Fairground and New Travellers. Cathy Kiddle argues that education is important for Traveller children in that it enables them to develop into independent learners and, through this, independent people, able to speak for themselves. Learn More
    1999, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 176pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-684-3
    1999, Ebook, PDF, 176pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-622-6
  8.  Children's Rights in Education

    Children's Rights in Education

    Edited by Stuart Hart, Cynthia Price Cohen, Martha Farrell Erickson and Målfrid Grude Flekkøy

    Providing perspectives, insights and recommendations, this is a comprehensive overview of the current state of children's rights and education around the world. This authoritative and thought-provoking volume will be essential reading for anyone involved in, or concerned about, the rights of children in education around the world. Learn More
    2001, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 240pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-977-6
    2001, Ebook, PDF, 240pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-174-0
  9.  Children's Rights and Power

    Children's Rights and Power

    Charging Up for a New Century

    Mary John

    Examining children's rights from a global perspective, Mary John considers how children experience power, being powerful and the transformation of power relationships. She explores this issue, comparing the situation of children to that of powerless minority groups and asking why children are rarely included in debates on social accountability. Learn More
    2003, Hardback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 304pp, £49.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-658-4
    2003, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 304pp, £21.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-659-1
    2003, Ebook, PDF, 304pp, £21.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-027-6
  10.  Children Taken Seriously

    Children Taken Seriously

    In Theory, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Jan Mason and Toby Fattore

    In Children Taken Seriously, leading researchers and policy makers consider how children can be recognized as social actors rather than passive consumers or victims. Using children's own views and experiences as a starting point, they explore how children can be involved as partners in the decision-making processes that affect them. Learn More
    2005, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 304pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-250-2
    2005, Ebook, ePUB, 304pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-099-3

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