Children in the city : home, neighbourhood and community / edited by Pia Christensen and Margaret O'Brien.
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 210 pages) : illustrations, map.
Publisher: London ; New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2003.
Most resources are available to all onsite at owning library unless resident access is indicated.
- ISBN: 6610070628
- ISBN: 9786610070626
- ISBN: 9780203167236
- ISBN: 0203167236
- ISBN: 9780415259255
- ISBN: 0415259258
- ISBN: 9780415259248
- ISBN: 041525924X
|Bibliography, etc.:||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|Contents:||New perspectives on children in the city / Pia Christensen and Margaret O'Brien -- Place, space and knowledge : children in the village and the city / Pia Christensen -- Children's views of family, home and house / Gunilla Halldén -- "Displaced" children? risks and opportunities in a Caribbean urban environment / Karen Fog Olwig -- Shaping daily life in urban environments / Helga Zeiher -- Children in the neighbourhood : the neighborhood in the children / Kim Rasmussen and Søren Smidt -- The street as liminal space : the barbed spaces of childhood / Hugh Matthews -- Neighbourhood quality in children's eyes / Louise Chawla and Karen Malone -- Reviving children's neighbourhoods : what do children want? / Margaret O'Brien -- Improving the neighbourhood for children : possibilities and limitations of "social capital" discourses / Virginia Morrow -- Planning childhood : children's social participation in the town of adults / Claudio Baraldi.|
|Restrictions on Access:||
Access limited to residents of owning communities and students of owning institutions.
|Summary:||This is a combinated work concerning children's lives in contemporary cities which brings together international scholars at the forefront of the debate.|
|Subject:||Quality of life
Neighborhoods -- Psychological aspects
City and town life
Citation: Christensen, Pia Monrad. "Children in the city : home, neighbourhood and community." London ; RoutledgeFalmer, 2003.