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Children, Families and Cultural Diversity: Philosophical Perspectives, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Peter Hart
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Archard, D. (1993) Children: Rights and Childhood, London: Routledge.

 Archard, D. and Macleod, C. (eds) (2002) The Moral and Political Status of Children. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

 Standish, P (2010) "What Is The Philsophy of Education?" Bailey, R. (ed) (2010) The Philosophy of Education: An Introduction. London; Continuum. Chapter 1 available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Burtonwood, N (2006) Cultural Diversity, Liberal Pluralism and Schools: Isaiah Berlin and Education London: Routledge  

Curren, R. (2006) A companion to the philosophy of education ISBN: 1405140518. Oxford: Blackwell

 Hemming, P. (2015) Religion in the primary school : ethos, diversity, citizenship-book) . London: Routledge.

 James, A. and Prout, A (2015) Constructing and reconstructing childhood: contemporary issues in the sociological study of childhood. London: Falmer, (3rd Edition).

Jerome, L. and Kisby, B (2019) The Rise of Character Education in Britiain: Heroes, Dragons and the Myths of Character London: Palgrave   

 Jones, P. and Welch, S. (2010) "Children's Rights: Current Tensions, Debates and Research" (Chapter 3) Rethinking children's rights attitudes in contemporary society ISBN: 9781847063243 (pbk.) : £19.99; 9781441195401 (hbk.) : £65.00; 1441195408 (hbk.) : £65.00; 1847063241 (pbk.) : £19.99. London: Continuum.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (HT 01/10/2020) 

 Jones, P. and Welch, S. (2010) "A Rights Perspective on Family Life" (Chapter 6) Rethinking children's rights attitudes in contemporary society . London: Continuum.  Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Levinson, M (1999) The demands of liberal education. Oxford: Oxford University Press    

MacMullan, I (2015) Civics beyond critics : character education in a liberal democracy Oxford: Oxford University Press

Reich, R (2006) 'Common Schooling and Educational Choice' in Curren, R. (ed) A companion to the philosophy of education ISBN: 1405140518. Oxford: Blackwell (Ch 30)   

 Percy-Smith, B. and Thomas, N. (eds) (2010) A handbook of children and young people's participation : perspectives from theory and practice ISBN: 9780415468527 (pbk.) : £24.99; 9780415468510 (hbk.) : £80.00; 0415468515 (hbk.) : £80.00; 0415468523 (pbk.) : £24.99; 9780203871072 (ebk) : No price; 0203871073 (ebk) : No price. London: Routledge (available as an e-book).

 Tisdall, Kay, E., M., Davis, J.M., Hill, M. and Prout, A. ed. (2006) Children, Young People and Social Inclusion. London: Policy Press.

 Thomas, N. (2002) Children, family, and the state : decision-making and child participation ISBN: 0333760379 (Macmillan); 0312236263 (St. Martin's Press : cloth), Bristol: Policy Press.  

 Winch, C. and Gingell, J. (2007) Philosophy of education : the key concepts ISBN: 9780415428934 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780415428927 (hardback : alk. paper); 0415428920 (hardback : alk. paper); 0415428939 (pbk. : alk. paper). London: Routledge (available as e-book).

This list was last updated on 20/09/2021