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Child rights : the movement, international law, and opposition / edited by Clark Butler
West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, c2012
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  HQ789 .C42745 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Children's rights
Subject Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989 November 20)
Subject(s) Children (International law)
Physical Description ix, 256 p. ; 23 cm
Note "Published in cooperation with the Human Rights Institute of the Center for Applied Ethics, Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-245) and index
Contents Multidisciplinary responses to the international rights of the child / Clark Butler -- Children's rights: an historical and conceptual analysis / Clark Butler -- The case for the Convention on the Rights of the Child from the perspective of child psychology / Katherine Covell -- Developmental considerations in teaching children's rights / Katherine Covell and R. Brian Howe -- Introducing critical thinking and dialogue in preschool / Marie-France Daniel -- Nannies with blue berets: the UN Convention and the invasion of national and family sovereignty / Michael P. Farris -- Educational freedom and human rights: exploring the tensions between the interests and rights of parents, children, and the state / Perry L. Glanzer -- Implementing the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Canada: a question of commitment / R. Brian Howe -- Implementing the Convention on the Rights of the Child in the UK: a problem of political will / Claire Cassidy -- Motivating political responsibility for children in poor countries / Stephen L. Esquith -- "The Right Child": challenges and opportunities of child rights legislation in theory and practice / Krisjon Olson -- Pragmatism, capabilities and children's rights in development ethics / Jennifer Caseldine-Bracht
Alternate Author Butler, Clark, 1944-

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