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Picturing Childhood: Youth in Transnational Comics
Picturing Childhood: Youth in Transnational Comics
Co-editors Brittany Tullis and Mark Heimermann discuss their collection, Picturing Childhood: Youth in Transnational Comics, with Qiana Whitted. Listen here.
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Innocent Experiments: Childhood and the Culture of Popular Science in the United States
Innocent Experiments: Childhood and the Culture of Popular Science in the United States

Rebecca Onion discusses her book, Innocent Experiments: Childhood and the Culture of Popular Science in the United States, with Deanna Day. Listen here.

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Revisited: Transnational Youth
Revisited: Transnational Youth

Richard Ivan Jobs explores transnational youth histories in an interview with Patrick Ryan, plus the JHCY review of his book Backpack Ambassadors: How Youth Travel Integrated Europe. Listen here.

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Revisited: The Examined Life
Revisited: The Examined Life

This revisited episode of Childhood: History and Critique offers a conversation with Ansgar Allen, author of Benign Violence: Education in and Beyond the Age of ReasonListen to the SHCY podcast episode, here.

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The Evolution of the Juvenile Court: Race, Politics, and the Criminalizing of Juvenile Justice
The Evolution of the Juvenile Court: Race, Politics, and the Criminalizing of Juvenile Justice
Barry C. Feld's The Evolution of the Juvenile Court: Race, Politics, and the Criminalizing of Juvenile Justice is this week's featured book. Listen to Dr. Feld discuss his work, here.
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Mediating Morality: the Politics of Teen Pregnancy in the Post-Welfare Era
Mediating Morality: the Politics of Teen Pregnancy in the Post-Welfare Era
Learn about Clare Daniel's monograph, Mediating Morality: the Politics of Teen Pregnancy in the Post-Welfare Era. Listen to her interview here.
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Revisited: Historical Truth and Childhood Trauma
Revisited: Historical Truth and Childhood Trauma

Robert Niezen and Patrick Ryan discuss the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Canada and Canada's history of Indigenous residential schooling. Listen to the SHCY podcast episode, here.

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Child Slavery before and after Emancipation
Child Slavery before and after Emancipation
Anna Mae Duane on Child Slavery before and after Emancipation: An Argument for Child Centred Slavery Studies. Listen to her SHCY podcast episode, originally from the C19 podcast, here.
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Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat: The Origins of School Lunch in the United States
Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat: The Origins of School Lunch in the United States
Andrew R. Ruis discuss food culture in American school food programs Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat: The Origins of School Lunch in the United States. Listen to his interview here.
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Revisited: Colonialism, Education, and Emotions
Revisited: Colonialism, Education, and Emotions

Karen Vallgårda has a conversation with host Ning de Coninck-Smith, about Vallgårda's book Imperial Childhoods and Christian Missions: Education and Emotions in South India and Denmark. Listen to this episode of the SHCY podcast.

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Slavery, Abolition, and Childhood in Jamaica, 1788-1838
Slavery, Abolition, and Childhood in Jamaica, 1788-1838
Slavery, Abolition, and Childhood in Jamaica, 1788-1838 by Colleen Vasconcellos. Listen to her interview on the SHCY podcast, here.
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Revisited: By Birth or Consent with Holly Brewer
Revisited: By Birth or Consent with Holly Brewer

We revisit a conversation with Holly Brewer at the ten-year anniversary of her prize-winning bookBy Birth or Consent: Children, Law, and the Anglo-American Revolution in AuthorityListen to Part 1 and Part 2 on the SHCY podcast.

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The Metamorphosis of Autism: A History of Child Development
The Metamorphosis of Autism: A History of Child Development
Read about The Metamorphosis of Autism: A History of Child Development by Bonnie Evans. Also listen here for the author's interview about her monograph with Ayesha Nathoo.
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From Superman to Social Realism: Children's Media and Scandinavian Childhood
From Superman to Social Realism: Children's Media and Scandinavian Childhood
The ninth featured book is From Superman to Social Realism: Children's Media and Scandinavian Childhood by Helle Strandgaard Jensen. In addition to the featured post, please listen here for Dr. Jensen's interview with her colleague, Sophie Heywood.
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The Best Possible Immigrants: International Adoption
The Best Possible Immigrants: International Adoption
The eighth featured book is The Best Possible Immigrants: International Adoption by Rachel Rains Winslow. In addition to the featured post, please listen here for Dr. Winslow's interview with her colleague, Heather Keaney.
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Revisited: CHC Season 2, Episode 1: Racial Innocence
Revisited: CHC Season 2, Episode 1: Racial Innocence

The seventh in the Featured Books series revisits Racial Innocence: Performing American Childhood from Slavery to Civil Rights by Robin Burnstein.

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Child Soldiers in the Western Imagination: From Patriots to Victims
Child Soldiers in the Western Imagination: From Patriots to Victims
The sixth featured book is Child Soldiers in the Western Imagination: From Patriots to Victims by David M. Rosen. In addition to the featured post, please listen here for Dr. Rosen's interview with his colleague, Robert Houle.
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Fostering on the Farm: Child Placement in the Rural Midwest
Fostering on the Farm: Child Placement in the Rural Midwest
The fifth in the Featured Books series is Fostering on the Farm: Child Placement in the Rural Midwest by Megan Birk. In addition to the featured post, please listen here for Dr. Birk's interview which is conducted by Jennifer Robin Terry, a professor at the University of California, Berkeley.
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Childhood and Colonial Modernity in Egypt
Childhood and Colonial Modernity in Egypt
The fourth in the Featured Books series is Heidi Morrisons's Childhood and Colonial Modernity in Egypt. In addition to the featured post, please listen here for Dr. Morrison's interview with Nancy Gallagher, professor emeritus from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
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Revisited: CHC Season 1, Episode 4: Developmental Thinking
Revisited: CHC Season 1, Episode 4: Developmental Thinking
The third in the Featured Books series is A Historical Sociology of Childhood: Developmental Thinking, Categorization and Graphic Visualization by André Turmel. In addition to the featured post, please listen to part 1 and part 2 of Dr. Turmel's interview with Dr. Patrick Ryan.
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