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Contexts of child development : culture, policy and intervention, edited by: Gary Robinson ... [et al.]

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Contexts of child development : culture, policy and intervention
Title
Contexts of child development
Title remainder
culture, policy and intervention
Statement of responsibility
edited by: Gary Robinson ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers arise from a symposium held on childhood held in Alice Springs in 2005; contributors are from varied cultural backgrounds and disciplines; papers examine connections between research, practice and policy with respect to childhood; Forwaord by Michael Gooda suggests that the ideas presented in this book can assist in reorienting the government's emergency response in the Northern Territory into a framework of evidence about positive change [p. xi]
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
362.849915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Robinson, Gary W
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  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Children, Torres Strait Islander
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Child development
  • Children
  • Intercultural communication
Label
Contexts of child development : culture, policy and intervention, edited by: Gary Robinson ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Editors: Gary Robinson, Ute Eickelkamp, Jacqueline Goodnow
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.208-224
Contents
Constructs of Aboriginal wellbeing: historical, cultural and social realities - Assimilation and indifference: the paradoxical treatment of Indigenous children in Central Australia, 1914-1951 / Gordon Briscoe -- Bringing up our Yorta Yorta children / Julie Andrews -- Vulnerabilities, families and child development: crises affecting the young in a north Australian community / Gary Robinson -- Socialisation and the shaping of youth identity at Docker River / Pauline Fietz -- The Western Australian Aboriginal Health Survey: Are there any policy implications? / Stephen R. Zubrick et al. -- Childhood, community and state: the challenge of intervention - Research and action: challenges, moves forward and unfinished tasks / Jacqueline J. Goodnow -- Early intervention and 'evidence-based' policy / Ilan Katz -- Day care or early education? Perspectives on the instiutional provision for young children in UK / Allison James -- Early childhood and community: capacity building in early childhood networks / Dorothy Scott -- Child neglect and abuse across cultures / Jill E. Korbin -- Play, symbols and language: development and learning in and out of school -- Play, imagination and early experience: sand storytelling and continuity of being among Anangu Pitjantjatjara girls / Ute Eickelkamp -- Images of childhood: by children, about culture and identity / Barbara Piscitelli -- A longitudinal study of language acquisition in Australian Aboriginal children in three communities / Samantha Disbray; Gillian Wigglesworth -- Advanced literacy development for the years of adolescence / Frances Christie -- A longitudinal follow-up study of the alumnae of a middle-school science and literacy program: achieving and sustaining / Courtney B. Cazden
Control code
000042408836
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 242 p.
Isbn
9780980384680
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, ports.
Label
Contexts of child development : culture, policy and intervention, edited by: Gary Robinson ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
  • Editors: Gary Robinson, Ute Eickelkamp, Jacqueline Goodnow
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.208-224
Contents
Constructs of Aboriginal wellbeing: historical, cultural and social realities - Assimilation and indifference: the paradoxical treatment of Indigenous children in Central Australia, 1914-1951 / Gordon Briscoe -- Bringing up our Yorta Yorta children / Julie Andrews -- Vulnerabilities, families and child development: crises affecting the young in a north Australian community / Gary Robinson -- Socialisation and the shaping of youth identity at Docker River / Pauline Fietz -- The Western Australian Aboriginal Health Survey: Are there any policy implications? / Stephen R. Zubrick et al. -- Childhood, community and state: the challenge of intervention - Research and action: challenges, moves forward and unfinished tasks / Jacqueline J. Goodnow -- Early intervention and 'evidence-based' policy / Ilan Katz -- Day care or early education? Perspectives on the instiutional provision for young children in UK / Allison James -- Early childhood and community: capacity building in early childhood networks / Dorothy Scott -- Child neglect and abuse across cultures / Jill E. Korbin -- Play, symbols and language: development and learning in and out of school -- Play, imagination and early experience: sand storytelling and continuity of being among Anangu Pitjantjatjara girls / Ute Eickelkamp -- Images of childhood: by children, about culture and identity / Barbara Piscitelli -- A longitudinal study of language acquisition in Australian Aboriginal children in three communities / Samantha Disbray; Gillian Wigglesworth -- Advanced literacy development for the years of adolescence / Frances Christie -- A longitudinal follow-up study of the alumnae of a middle-school science and literacy program: achieving and sustaining / Courtney B. Cazden
Control code
000042408836
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 242 p.
Isbn
9780980384680
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, ports.

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