Author:Marine Carrin & Harald Tambs-Lyche and Dominique Blanc (Eds.)


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Transfer of Knowledge and Children's Agency: Reconstructing the Paradigm of Socialization

By: Marine Carrin & Harald Tambs-Lyche and Dominique Blanc (Eds.)

Price: $58.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2016

Seller ID: 701666

ISBN: 9789384082635

Condition: New

This volume is a trans-cultural study of knowledge transmission, a process which is constantly reinterpreted and reinvented by children and youth. The essays in this volume deal with a wide variety of socialization contexts - schools and youth culture, apprenticeship, ideals of youth and childhood - from India, China, South-East Asia and Europe. They also include examples from indigenous peoples, from particular occupational groups in traditional societies as well as youth in modern society. The knowledge transmitted spans from dance, painting or weaving to astrology, traditional medicine and ... View more info