Childhood: Socialization in a Globalized World

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: Booth 64
RC53 Sociology of Childhood (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Ethel KOSMINSKY, Queens College/CUNY, USA and Fernanda MULLER, University of Brasilia, Brazil


    Roundtable A
The “Age Complex” in Childhood Studies and the Limits of a Politics of Age (Oral Presentation)
Lucia RABELLO DE CASTRO, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

New Urban Childhoods? Globalisation, Socialisation and Urban Informality on Children in Ghana (Oral Presentation)
Phillip MIZEN, Aston University, United Kingdom; Yaw OFOSU-KUSI, University of Education, Ghana

Mayume's Life History: Between Japan and Brazil (Oral Presentation)
Ethel KOSMINSKY, Queens College/CUNY, USA

Online Environments in Children's Everyday Life: Children's, Parents' and Teachers' Points of View (Oral Presentation)
Terhi TUUKKANEN, University of Jyväskylä, Finland; Terhi-Anna WILSKA, University of Jyväskylä, Finland