Children and Young People's Spaces: Developing Practice

Children and Young People's Spaces: Developing Practice


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780230280090
Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
Publication date: 11/15/2010
Edition description: 2010
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

PAM FOLEY is a Senior Lecturer in Children and Families at Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Open University, UK. Her research interests include social policy affecting children and young people and children's agency. She has a practice background in women's and children's health. Her previouspublications includeChildren in Society (co-edited with J. Roche and S. Tucker S,Palgrave Macmillan 2000) Connecting with children (co-edited with S. Leverett) Promoting children's wellbeing (co-edited with J. Collins)and Changing Children's Services (co-edited withA. Rixon)

STEPHEN LEVERETT is a Lecturer in Children and Young People at Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Open University, UK. His practice background is in social care and social work in both the statutory and voluntary sector. His publications include Connecting with children (co-edited with Pam Foley).

Table of Contents

List of illustrations vi

Ackowledgements vii

List of contributors viii

Introduction Pam Foley Stephen Leverett 1

1 Children's spaces Stephen Leverett 9

2 Young people's spaces Peter Hopkins 25

3 Spaces-in-the-making, childhoods-on-the-move John Horton Peter Kraftl Faith Tucker 40

4 Researching children and young people's perspectives on place and belonging Virginia Morrow 58

5 Play in an adult world: designing spaces with children Mark Dudek 73

6 Democractic spaces Pam Foley 89

7 Out of the way: children, young people and outdoor spaces Susan Elsley 102

8 Growing up: moving through time, place and space from babyhood to adolescence Lisa Arai 116

9 Children's associative spaces and social pedagogy Pat Petrie 131

10 Young Europeans: the Nordic approach and the pedagogical profession Stig G. Lund 145

11 Spaces for care and learning: a social pedagogical approach Lindsay O'Dell 160

12 Reflective spaces Stephen Leverett Andy Rixon 176

Index 193

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