Child Study & Development



link to catalog page BIRK, Fostering on the Farm

Fostering on the Farm

Child Placement in the Rural Midwest

Author: Megan Birk
Pub Date: Cloth: 2015; Paper: 2018

Shedding light on a somber chapter in the history of American childhood   learn more...

link to catalog page LINDSAY, In a Classroom of Their Own

In a Classroom of Their Own

The Intersection of Race and Feminist Politics in All-Black Male Schools

Author: Keisha Lindsay
Pub Date: July 2018

Antifeminist and antiracist currents within an education reform movement   learn more...

link to catalog page WRIGHT, Black Girlhood in the Nineteenth Century Author: Nazera Sadiq Wright
Pub Date: October 2016

How unlikely literary characters paved the way for black citizenship and progress   learn more...

link to catalog page HENDRICKS, Play and the Human Condition Author: Thomas S. Henricks
Pub Date: May 2015

A cutting-edge reappraisal of the causes, contours, and consequences of play   learn more...

link to catalog page BROWN, Hear Our Truths

Hear Our Truths

The Creative Potential of Black Girlhood

Author: Ruth Nicole Brown
Pub Date: January 2014

A creative space for the performance of radically new interpretations of Black girls' lived experiences   learn more...

link to catalog page BERNSTEIN, Rachel in the World Author: Jane Bernstein
Pub Date: Cloth: 2007; Paper: 2010

A mother's attempt to know the heart and mind of a disabled daughter growing into adulthood   learn more...

link to catalog page HALLEY, Boundaries of Touch

Boundaries of Touch

Parenting and Adult-Child Intimacy

Author: Jean O'Malley Halley
Pub Date: January 2009

A history of the shifting and conflicting ideas about when, where, and how we should touch our children   learn more...