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Children in the city : home, neighborhood, and community / edited by Pia Christensen and Margaret O'Brien
Bib ID 805421
Format BookBook
Description New York : Routledge Falmer, 2002 
xvii, 210 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 041525924X
0415259258
Series

Future of childhood series.

Notes

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 Mathews -- Neighbourhood quality in children's eyes / Louise Chalwa 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.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects City children.  |  Urban youth.  |  City and town life.  |  Neighborhoods -- Psychological aspects.  |  Spatial behavior.  |  Identity (Psychology)  |  Socialization.  |  Quality of life.
Other authors/contributors O'Brien, Margaret, 1954-  |  Christensen, Pia Monrad

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