Men in the Nursery: Gender and Caring Work / Edition 1

Men in the Nursery: Gender and Caring Work / Edition 1

by Claire Cameron, Peter Moss, Charlie Owen, Charlie Owen
     
 

ISBN-10: 1853963887

ISBN-13: 9781853963889

Pub. Date: 02/05/2001

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Hightly Commended ( Third prize) in the Standing Conference on Studies in Education book prize for books published in 1999.

'It was a breath of fresh air to see 'contentious' issues dealt with in an enlightened and informative way. We are certain it will move the debate on years!' - Chrissie Meleady, Sheffield Childrens' Centre

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Overview

Hightly Commended ( Third prize) in the Standing Conference on Studies in Education book prize for books published in 1999.

'It was a breath of fresh air to see 'contentious' issues dealt with in an enlightened and informative way. We are certain it will move the debate on years!' - Chrissie Meleady, Sheffield Childrens' Centre

'Looks most interesting and will certainly be very useful' - Bronwen Cohen, Director, Children in Scotland

'It's a challenging and exciting book and I hope it is widely used' - Margy Whalley, Director, Pen Green Research, Development and Training Base, Pen Green Centre for Under 5's and Their Families

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853963889
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
02/05/2001
Series:
Early Childhood Education Series
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.44(d)

Table of Contents

Childcare Work and Gender
An Introduction
Mapping and Sourcing
How Do Men and Women Come to Be Childcare Workers?
The Institution
Gendered Practice
Practice with Parents
Parents' Response to Men Childcare Workers
Child Protection and Equality
Dilemmas and Solutions
Men in the Nursery
Throwing Light on Gender in Caring Work

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