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Published: 14 December 2012

304 Pages | 5 illus.

9.7 x 7.5 inches

ISBN: 9780195576740

Bookseller Code (06)

Children, Families and Communities, Fourth Edition

Fourth Edition

Jennifer Bowes, Rebekah Grace, and Kerry Hodge

  • Five new chapters covering: giftedness; children, media and technology; bullying; children in emergencies; and policy support for children, families and communities
  • Most chapters are either on new topics or have been completely rewritten for this edition
  • Case study and concept boxes in each chapter show students the links between theory and application
  • Questions for students to develop their understanding of the concepts
  • Current research
  • Australian content
  • The book has been written around the linking of theory and practice - the chapters describe the contexts and then the consequences of each of the topics.

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