Berry Mayall, Professor of Childhood Studies

BerryMayall2As one of the people working on the sociology of childhood from its early days in the 1980s, I recently built on that knowledge and experience to write a history of the movement. This includes contributions from some of the key players, such as Jens Qvortrup and Priscilla Alderson, as well as outlines of recent developments in other disciplines, such as anthropology and geography (A History of the Sociology of Childhood, London: Institute of Education Press, 2013).

My most recent books include:


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