Doing Early Childhood Research International Perspectives on Theory and Practice by Glenda Macnaughton

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Published by Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited (Australia) .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Child Development,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages306
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Open LibraryOL8648345M
ISBN 101865085200
ISBN 109781865085203
OCLC/WorldCa48241560

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Doing Early Childhood Research demystifies the research process. An international team of experienced researchers shows how to select methods which are appropriate for working with young children in early childhood settings or at home. They provide a thorough introduction to the most common research methods used in the early childhood by: Glenda Naughton has written on deconstruction, politics, and ethics in early childhood education, but here she just gives us the basics from a has of experts.

The best part about this book is how the concepts go from the simple to the complex/5(6). Widely used by early childhood researchers in many countries, this second edition of Doing Early Childhood Research has been fully revised.

It includes new chapters on beginning research, mixed. Doing Early Childhood Research introduces the most common qualitative and quantitative methods in the early childhood context.

The contributors cover a wide range of conventional and newer approaches including observation, surveys, action research, ethnography, policy analysis and. Doing Early Childhood Research Mac Naughton, Glenda, Rolfe, Sharne, Siraj-Blatchford, Iram McGraw-Hill Education (UK), Jul 1, - Education - pages.

Widely used by early childhood researchers in many countries, this second edition of Doing Early Childhood Research has been fully revised. It includes new chapters on beginning research, mixed methods research, interviewing children, and working with Indigenous children, and also new case study chapters.

The book shows the many different ways in which research in early childhood can be approached and emphasises that there is no one right way to conduct research in early childhood. However, we do believe that all research needs to be theoretically grounded, well designed, rigorously analysed, feasible and ethically fair and just.

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Research is something many Early Childhood Studies students find intimidating. A s a result this book has been designed with early childhood student in mind to help them through the research process. The book covers the whole research journey exploring the different methodologies & principles as well as how to undertake a research project, making it a whole course companion.

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Paradigms, methods and knowledge Author(s) Hughes, Patrick: Title of book Doing early childhood research: international perspectives on theory and practice Editor(s) MacNaughton, Glenda Rolfe, Sharne A.

Siraj-Blatchford, Iram: Publication date In 41 libraries. Doing Early Childhood Research demystifies the research process.

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The first studies on early childhood education appeared in the first half of the seventeenth century. Johann Amos Comenius is among the founders of the system as we know it today. In his book The Great Didactic () he introduced what is now considered one of the first descriptions of an educational system tailored for young children.

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Early Childhood Research and Practice (ECRP), a peer-reviewed electronic journal sponsored by the Early Childhood and Parenting (ECAP) Collaborative at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, covers topics related to the development, care, and education of children from birth to approximately age 8.

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[26] Diener and Seligman (). [27] Rubin, Bukowski and Parker (). [28] For an excellent review, see pages in Shonkoff, Phillips and National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Integrating the Science of Early Childhood Development.

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