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Kate Adams - Unseen Worlds: Looking Through the Lens of Childhood - 9781849050517 - V9781849050517
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Unseen Worlds: Looking Through the Lens of Childhood

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Description for Unseen Worlds: Looking Through the Lens of Childhood Paperback. The book explores children's experiences of creative play, fairies, angels, imaginary friends, dreams, seeing deceased relatives alongside the more frightening realms of nightmares and the unexplained. It breaks new ground by giving voice to children of various ages to express how they encounter these worlds and why they often keep them a secret. Num Pages: 176 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JMT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 153 x 11. Weight in Grams: 256.

The child's world often revolves around dreams and fantasy. Imaginary friends, places and play can seem entirely real, and yet in dismissing these as 'just your imagination', many adults cut a tie that can be the key to understanding a child.

Unseen Worlds explores children's experiences of creative play, fairies, angels, imaginary friends, dreams and seeing deceased relatives alongside the more frightening realms of nightmares and the unexplained. It breaks new ground by giving voice to children of various ages to express how they encounter these different worlds and why they often keep them a secret. Kate Adams emphasises ... Read more

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Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
Number of Pages
176
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781849050517
SKU
V9781849050517
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 5 to 9 working days
Ref
99-1

About Kate Adams
Kate Adams, Ph.D., is a Senior Lecturer at Bishop Grosseteste University College Lincoln, England. Her research interests include children's spiritual lives and the significance of dreams for children. Kate is co-author of The Spiritual Dimension of Childhood also published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Reviews for Unseen Worlds: Looking Through the Lens of Childhood
Educators as well as childcare specialists need this!
The Midwest Book Review `This book is thought provoking, and Kate Adams approaches each chapter from an original and unique perspective, which portrays her deep interest in other-worldliness...A great strength of the book is that it is easily readable, digestible, and does not seek to convert or convince. Rather, it offers ... Read more

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