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Childism confronting prejudice against children by Elisabeth Young-Bruehl

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Children,
  • Age discrimination

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementElisabeth Young-Bruehl
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ767.9 .Y667 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24918428M
ISBN 109780300173116
LC Control Number2011028318

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  "E. Young-Bruehl’s book "Childism" (sadly, published posthumously after her death in ) is pioneering work in fighting prejudice and demystifying realities of childhood." Rasa Baločkaitė, Springer. ISBN: Publication Date: Septem pages, 5 5/8 x 8 7/8.   I thought this book was about childism, a prejudice much like racism, targeted at children, and all the ways this prejudice manifests in our culture. This book actually had very little to do with that. It's almost entirely about sexual abuse of children, particularly girls, from a very narrow feminist, liberal, Freudian perspective/5.   Chapter 2 Three Forms of Childism: Anna's Story Chapter 3 Child Abuse and Neglect: A Study in Confusion Chapter 4 The Politicization of Child Abuse Chapter 5 Mass Hysteria and Child Sexual Abuse Chapter 6 Forms of Childism in Families Chapter 7 Education and the End of Childism Bibliographic Essay Index Pages:   Young-Bruehl moved to Toronto in and died in December, , just before this book was published. In Childism, Young-Bruehl has trained her analytic eye on .

Download Childism Book PDF. Download full Childism books PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, Textbook, Mobi or read online Childism anytime and anywhere on any device. Get free access to the library by create an account, fast download and ads free. We cannot guarantee that every book is in the library.   Childism, however, isn’t simply confined to authoritarian parents who regard children as “wild animals that should be physically controlled.” The book closely examines how child abuse.   Pediatrician T. Berry Brazelton, whose work is featured as an antidote to childism, endorses the book, recommending that all who are involved with children and families should read it. This book.   The other and older meaning of “childism,” developed in the early s by me and others, is from within the childhood studies movement and has a positive or agency-based meaning that is similar to “feminism”: that is, changing societal norms in response to children’s experiences.

  In this groundbreaking volume on the human rights of children, acclaimed analyst, political theorist, and biographer Elisabeth Young-Bruehl argues that prejudice exists against children as a group and that it is comparable to racism, sexism, and homophobia. This prejudice—“childism”—legitimates and rationalizes a broad continuum of acts that are not “in the best interests of children. In this groundbreaking volume on the human rights of children, acclaimed analyst, political theorist, and biographer Elisabeth Young-Bruehl argues that prejudice exists against children as a group&#;and that it is comparable to racism, sexism, and homophobia. This. Books shelved as childish: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl, The Secret Garden by Frances H. Buy Childism: Confronting Prejudice Against Children by Dr. Elisabeth Young-Bruehl online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now.