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The Sociology of Childhood

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Book Description

This volume brings an extraordinary range of theoretical ideas and empirical research to a neglected area of sociology. William A Corsaro shows how children contribute to both social stability and social change through a process of interpretive reproduction. He breaks new ground by stressing the conceptual autonomy of children. Part One reviews traditional approaches to socialization and... More
Book Information
PublisherSage Publications Ltd
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages320
Publication Date02/19/1997
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About William A. Corsaro (Author) : William A. Corsaro is a published author. Some of the published credits of William A. Corsaro include The Sociology of Childhood, The Sociology of Childhood, We're Friends, Right?: Inside Kids' Cultur... more
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