Contested Childhood: Diversity and Change in Japanese Preschools

Education and Study aids

Susan D. Holloway

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 3.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

In Contested Childhood, Holloway, an educational and developmental psychologist, examines the Japanese preschool and identifies the cultural models that guide Japanese child-rearing as being contentious and fragmented. She looks at the societal, religious and economic factors that shape various preschool programs and shows how culture influences child-rearing beliefs and practices.