ERIC Number: EJ554412
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Inconsistencies: Childhood on the Economic and Political Agenda.
Sgritta, Giovanni B.
Childhood: A Global Journal of Child Research, v4 n4 p375-404 Nov 1997
Maintains that discriminations against children have increased recently, despite Convention on the Rights of the Child. Examines present condition of childhood in different countries of the ex-Communist bloc and Western world, particularly the levels of well-being and poverty. Attempts to understand the events that have marked reforms of the last decades in light of liberal ideology and theory. (Author/SD)
Descriptors: Child Advocacy, Child Development, Child Health, Child Rearing, Child Welfare, Childhood Needs, Children, Childrens Rights, Civil Liberties, Economic Impact, Economic Status, Economics, Policy Formation, Political Divisions (Geographic), Political Influences, Political Issues, Political Power, Politics, Poverty, Quality of Life, Social Action
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Europe