Researching Children's Popular Culture: The Cultural Spaces of Childhood / Edition 1

Researching Children's Popular Culture: The Cultural Spaces of Childhood / Edition 1

by Claudia Mitchell, Jacqueline Reid-Walsh, Mitchell Claudi, C. Mitchell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415239699

ISBN-13: 9780415239691

Pub. Date: 10/11/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The place of childhood in popular culture is one that invites new readings both on childhood itself, but also on approaches to studying childhood. Discussing different methods of researching children's popular culture, they argue that the interplay of the age of the players, the status of their popular culture, the transience of the objects, and indeed the

Overview

The place of childhood in popular culture is one that invites new readings both on childhood itself, but also on approaches to studying childhood. Discussing different methods of researching children's popular culture, they argue that the interplay of the age of the players, the status of their popular culture, the transience of the objects, and indeed the ephemerality - and long lastingness - of childhood, all contribute to what could be regarded as a particularized space for childhood studies - and one that challenges many of the conventions of "doing research" involving children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415239691
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/11/2002
Series:
Media, Education and Culture Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.51(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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