How do issues of theory and practice converge in the area of children's rights and participation? This collection brings impressive scope, specificity and insight to that key question. Barrie Thorne, University of California, Berkeley, US
By linking the local to the global, this book presents a wide-rangingmulti-disciplinary focus on various aspects of children's lives.Collectively the chapters effectively demonstrate the integration of theoryand practice through the use of relevant and informative case studies. Professor Madeleine Leonard, School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work, Queen's University, Belfast
Mary Kellett and Heather Montgomery....here add a valuable contribution to the analysis of children's lives, focusing on the relationship between theory, policy and practice. Rafi Cooper in Children & Young People Now.