Children’s Emotions in Policy and Practice

Mapping and Making Spaces of Childhood

  • Matej Blazek
  • Peter Kraftl

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Introduction: Children’s Emotions in Policy and Practice

    1. Matej Blazek, Peter Kraftl
      Pages 1-13
  3. Spaces of Care, Home and Family

  4. Spaces of the Public Realm, Community and Peer Relationships

  5. Spaces of Informal Education, Youth Work and Outreach

  6. Spaces of School, Formal Education and Citizenship

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 308-311

About this book


This volume examines children's and young people's emotions in policy-making and professional practice. It seeks both to inform readers about up-to-date research and to provoke debate, encouraging and enabling critical reflections upon emotions in policy and practice, relevant to readers' own context.


Childhood youth emotions policy practice care childhood children community education education policy emotion Institution intervention nature politics tourism

Editors and affiliations

  • Matej Blazek
    • 1
  • Peter Kraftl
    • 2
  1. 1.Loughborough UniversityUK
  2. 2.University of BirminghamUK

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