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Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Peter Kraftl
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-25 - Publisher: Springer

This collection of original chapters brings together cutting-edge research on informal education - that is, learning practices that emphasise dialogue and learning through everyday life. For the first time, it highlights the way in which geography matters to informal education practices. Through a range of examples from the nineteenth, twentieth
Informal Education, Childhood and Youth
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Peter Kraftl
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-25 - Publisher: Springer

This collection of original chapters brings together cutting-edge research on informal education - that is, learning practices that emphasise dialogue and learning through everyday life. For the first time, it highlights the way in which geography matters to informal education practices. Through a range of examples from the nineteenth, twentieth
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Language: en
Pages: 311
Authors: Peter Kraftl, Matej Blazek
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-29 - Publisher: Springer

This volume examines children's and young people's emotions in policy-making and professional practice. It seeks both to inform readers about up-to-date research and to provoke debate, encouraging and enabling critical reflections upon emotions in policy and practice, relevant to readers' own context.
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Language: en
Pages: 200
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Youth Movements, Citizenship and the English Countryside
Language: en
Pages: 296
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Categories: History
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