European Childhoods

Cultures, Politics and Childhoods in Europe

  • Allison James
  • Adrian L. James

About this book


The United Nations Convention of the Rights of the Child resulted in even greater global awareness of the significance of children's rights and perspectives. The contributors to this book explore the extent to which children's interests are finding expression in different societies in Western Europe.


childhood children education

Editors and affiliations

  • Allison James
    • 1
  • Adrian L. James
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SheffieldUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-54639-8
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-58209-5
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