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Title Child rights : the movement, international law, and opposition / edited by Clark Butler.
Publication Info. West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, 2012.

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Description ix, 256 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Purdue human rights studies series.
Note "Published in cooperation with the Human Rights Institute of the Center for Applied Ethics, Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-245) and index.
Contents Introduction : multidisciplinary responses to the international rights of the child / Clark Butler -- Pt. 1. The movement and the UN Convention -- Children's rights : an historical and conceptual analysis / Clark Butler -- The case for the Convention on the Rights of the Child from the perspective of child psychology / Katherine Covell -- Developmental considerations in teaching children's rights / Katherine Covell and R. Brian Howe -- Introducing critical thinking and dialogue in preschool / Marie-France Daniel -- Pt. 2. The opposition -- Nannies with blue berets : the UN Convention and the invasion of national and family sovereignty / Michael Farris -- Educational freedom and human rights : exploring the tensions between the interests and rights of parents, children and the state / Perry L. Glanzer -- Implementing the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Canada : a problem of political will / R. Brian Howe -- Implementing the Convention on the Rights of the Child in the UK : a problem of political will / Claire Cassidy -- Pt.3. Children's rights in the developing world -- Motivating political responsibility for children in poor countries / Stephen L. Esquith -- "The right child" : challenges and opportunities of child rights legislation in theory and practice / Krisjon Olson -- Pragmatism, capabilities and children's rights in development ethics / Jennifer Caseldine-Bracht.
Subject Children's rights.
Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989 November 20)
Children (International law)
Added Author Butler, Clark, 1944-
ISBN 9781557535498 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1557535493 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781612492056 (epdf)
1612492053 (epdf)
9781612492049 (epub)
1612492045 (epub)
UPC # 7152665
OCLC # 752069939
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