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Call Number: HQ 767.85 .S24 2016 Stacks Main Library
Publication Date: 2015
The Handbook recognizes the main contexts of early childhood research: home and family contexts; out-of-home contexts such as services for young children and their families; and broader societal contexts of that evoke risk for young children. The Handbook includes sections on: the field of early childhood research and its key contributions new theories and theoretical approaches in early childhood research collecting and analysing data applications of early childhood research.
Call Number: LB 1119 .H25 2006 Main Library Reference
This book is divided into 4 sections: Early Childhood Education and Child Development; Early Childhood Educational Curriculum; Foundations of Early Childhood Educational Policy; and Research and Evaluation Strategies for Early Childhood Education. Each entry includes a very comprehensive list of books and articles guiding you to further information.
Call Number: LB 1139.23 .E272 2007 V.1-4 Main Library Reference
This 4 volume set addresses the theories, policies, controversies, and practices of early childhood education as it is practiced in 10 countries around the world. Topics include: Child Care Subsidies, Bullying, Computers & Media, Mental Health, Sexual Abuse, Head Start Programs, and much more.
Call Number: LB 1139.25 .E53 1992 at Main Library (Reference)
This work covers the education of children from birth through to age 8. Although American in focus, this book does provide important information on early childhood education programs, policies, history, politics and much more. Includes an index.