Children, Morality and Society

  • Sam Frankel

Part of the Studies in Childhood and Youth book series (SCY)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Sam Frankel
      Pages 1-6
  3. Laying a Foundation for Moral Discourse

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Sam Frankel
      Pages 9-33
  4. Representations of Childhood and Morality — A Social Construct of Control

  5. Moral Agency in Action

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-79
    2. Sam Frankel
      Pages 81-95
  6. Concluding Thoughts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 191-228

About this book


This book explores the extent to which children engage with questions of morality, arguing that they are active members of society who have both the capacity and understanding to engage with discourses of morality.


childhood children identity Moral morality

Authors and affiliations

  • Sam Frankel
    • 1
  1. 1.Act 4UK

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