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Durham University

Institute of Advanced Study

Past Events

The Children & Childhood Research Forum

30th January 2014, 16:00 to 17:00, IAS Seminar Room, Cosin's Hall, Palace Green

Speakers will give brief, informal presentations on defining children and childhood in their disciplines. We will then discuss the theories and models used to define children and childhood across disciplines, and the questions arising from these definitions.

This discussion looks to facilitate the outline a multi-disciplinary agenda for the forum. Postgraduates from all departments are invited to share their research & to contribute to the discussion. Staff are also welcome to attend.

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