Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – The New and Old Science of Childhood/Children

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century The New and Old Science of Childhood/Children Date: 5th February 2010 ——————————————- Marjorie Lorch, Professor of Neurolinguistics (Birkbeck) Darwin’s instigation of British baby science ——————————————————————— Ofra Koffman, (Centre for the study of invention and social process, Goldsmiths) Mature Bodies, Childish Minds : Psychology, Government and the Emergence of the Problem of Teenage Parenthood accompanying …

Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – Children/Childhood in China

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century Children / Childhood in China Date: 5th February 2010 ——————————————- David Pomfret, (Department of History, University of Hong Kong) ‘ Children of Empire’: Childhood in British and French Colonial Cultures accompanying images: ——————————————————————- Valentina Boretti, (Postdoctoral Fellow, SOAS) From new citizen to revolutionary successor: Playthings and the ideal child in Republican and Communist China …