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Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: Emily Baughan
Categories: Humanitarianism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-23 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Saving the Children explores the intersection of liberal internationalism and imperialism through the history of the humanitarian organization Save the Children, from its formation during the First World War through the era of decolonization. Whereas Save the Children claimed that it was "saving children to save the world," the vision
Children's Saving
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Edmund J.S. Sonuga-Barke, Paul Webley
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Originally published in 1993, this book presents an alternative approach to the study of the emergence of economic awareness during childhood: a new developmental economic psychology! In the past, attempts to study the emergence of children’s economic consciousness have failed to take account of the practical nature of the "economic"
Children and Childhood in Western Society Since 1500
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Hugh Cunningham, Emeritus Professor of Social History Hugh Cunningham
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Pearson Education

"The only book in English to bring the history of childhood up to the present, Children and Childhood is essential reading for those studying the history of childhood, as well as an excellent background for those involved in policy-making today or anyone wanting a historical context for modern worries about
Rescuing the Children
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Deborah Hodge
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-09 - Publisher: Tundra Books

This important book tells the story of how ten thousand Jewish children were rescued out of Nazi Europe just before the outbreak of World War 2. They were saved by the Kindertransport — a rescue mission that transported the children (or Kinder) from Nazi-ruled countries to safety in Britain. The
Saving a Child from God
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Dave Franklin
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-28 - Publisher: Baby Ice Dog Press

An atheist professor and a Muslim boy find themselves on a collision course.