Group on Early Childhood

After the recent successful conference in Copenhagen a few of us thought it would be a good idea to find out a little more about who is applying Norbert Elias’s perspective to childhood. We are hoping that we could all get together to present papers in this area and related themes (education) at conferences on Elias and international conferences in sociology. In the longer term we also hope to conduct some much needed comparative research on the way that different forms of habitus influence institutional child-care arrangements. 

Norman Gabriel (Plymouth University), Eva Gulløv, Laura Gilliam, Dil Bach (Aarhus University) and Paddy Dolan (Dublin Institute of Technology).

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2 Responses to Group on Early Childhood

  1. Dear Mr. Gabriel,

    Prof. Waldhoff forwarded your mail to me. As a Foulkesian group analyst I am interested to get more informations on activities of the Norbert Elias Foundation. It would be kind of you to integrate my mail-adress into your list.

    With kind regards
    Angela Moré

  2. John Goodwin says:

    Very interested in this give my work on Elias’s young workers

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