Routledge International Handbook Of Children S Rights Studies

Author: Wouter Vandenhole
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317669738
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Since the adoption of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989) children’s rights have assumed a central position in a wide variety of disciplines and policies. This handbook offers an engaging overview of the contemporary research landscape for those people in the theory and practice of children’s rights. The volume offers a multidisciplinary approach to children’s rights, as well as key thematic issues in children’s rights at the intersection of global and local concerns. The main approaches and topics within the volume are: • Law, social work, and the sociology of childhood and anthropology • Geography, childhood studies, gender studies and citizenship studies • Participation, education and health • Juvenile justice and alternative care • Violence against children and female genital mutilation • Child labour, working children and child poverty • Migration, indigenous children and resource exploitation The specially commissioned chapters have been written by renowned scholars and researchers and come together to provide a critical and invaluable guide to the challenges and dilemmas currently facing children’s rights.
Routledge International Handbook of Children's Rights Studies
Language: en
Pages: 436
Authors: Wouter Vandenhole, Ellen Desmet, Didier Reynaert, Sara Lembrechts
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-24 - Publisher: Routledge

Since the adoption of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989) children’s rights have assumed a central position in a wide variety of disciplines and policies. This handbook offers an engaging overview of the contemporary research landscape for those people in the theory and practice of children’s
The Oxford Handbook of Children's Rights Law
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Jonathan Todres, Shani M. King
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

"This book is a foundational inter-disciplinary volume on children's rights that is relevant to scholars, practitioners, and students with interests in children's rights, human rights, family law, and related topics. With contributions from leading scholars and practitioners in the field of children's rights, this book provides both in-depth analysis of
The Routledge International Handbook of Young Children's Rights
Language: en
Pages: 578
Authors: Jane Murray, Beth Blue Swadener, Kylie Smith
Categories: Children
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-11 - Publisher: Routledge

"Marking the 30th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC), this seminal handbook will provide an authoritative, critical overview of the diverse ways that the rights of children aged 0 - 8 are respected or neglected throughout the world, and will consider how policy,
Handbook of Children's Rights
Language: en
Pages: 618
Authors: Martin D. Ruck, Michele Peterson-Badali, Michael Freeman
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-08 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

While the notion of young people as individuals worthy or capable of having rights is of relatively recent origin, over the past several decades there has been a substantial increase in both social and political commitment to children’s rights as well as a tendency to grant young people some of
The Oxford Handbook of Children's Rights Law
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Jonathan Todres, Shani M. King
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-19 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Children's rights law is a relatively young but rapidly developing discipline. The U.N. Convention on the Rights of the Child, the field's core legal instrument, is the most widely ratified human rights treaty in history. Yet, like children themselves, children's rights are often relegated to the margins in mainstream legal,