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. Ed(S): Richter, Martina; Andresen, Sabine - The Politicization of Parenthood. Shifting private and public responsibilities in education and child rearing.  - 9789400798755 - V9789400798755
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The Politicization of Parenthood. Shifting private and public responsibilities in education and child rearing.

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Description for The Politicization of Parenthood. Shifting private and public responsibilities in education and child rearing. Paperback. This book explores changes in the relationship of families and the state, and the shifting borders of public and private responsibility in education, child care, and childrearing. Covers the trend toward attempts at socio-political control of private life. Editor(s): Richter, Martina; Andresen, Sabine. Series: Children's Well-Being: Indicators and Research. Num Pages: 324 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFF; JHBK; JKSN; JNF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 17. Weight in Grams: 498.
Currently, families are being subjected to increasing public attention. Interest is focussing on their potential strengths and weaknesses in determining how well children do at school. Alongside such human-development oriented expectations, families are also becoming a focus of attention as a resource for human capital in times of economic crises and criticism of the welfare state. In many European countries, parents and children are at the forefront of the welfare state and socio-educational activities in current programs and policies. The current transformation processes in the welfare state are making the relationship between families and the state more dynamic in general, ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Number of pages
324
Condition
New
Series
Children's Well-Being: Indicators and Research
Number of Pages
312
Place of Publication
Dordrecht, Netherlands
ISBN
9789400798755
SKU
V9789400798755
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About . Ed(S): Richter, Martina; Andresen, Sabine
Currently, families are being subjected to increasing public attention with interest focusing on their potential strengths and weaknesses in determining how well children do at school. Parents and children are at the forefront of the welfare state and socio-educational activities in current programs and policies. This book examines the resulting changes in the relationship between families and the state, and ... Read more

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