The Erosion of Childhood

The Erosion of Childhood

by Valerie Polakow Suransky
     
 

How can child care be structured to protect both the interests of children and the rights of women? Must children suffer the "loss" of their childhood through institutional care? Polakow uses her observations of pre-school centers—including profit-run, federally funded, community, and Montessori institutions—to open the "windows of daycare."

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How can child care be structured to protect both the interests of children and the rights of women? Must children suffer the "loss" of their childhood through institutional care? Polakow uses her observations of pre-school centers—including profit-run, federally funded, community, and Montessori institutions—to open the "windows of daycare."

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ISBN-13:
9780226780061
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
08/01/1983
Pages:
256

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