Category: CHILDRENS' WORLD

CHILDRENS' WORLD



Schooling the Postmodern Child

Schooling the Postmodern Child

The child is a gift of nature, but childhood is a social invention. Modern childhood was invented to take account of the newly discovered age differences between children and adults. It was epitomized in the identification of children and adolescents as students, and the central importance of age differences was institutionalized in our age graded schools. Now that we have moved into a postmodern era, we have reinvented childhood in keeping with our new modes of thought.
Society Community Education Social Development
Raising my child vegan: Is it possible?

Raising my child vegan: Is it possible?

Vegans can often be judged harshly and asked critical questions about their diet — even more so if they decide to raise their children vegan. But is it actually harmful or irresponsible?
Society Culture Social Development