At Play in Belfast

At Play in Belfast

Number of page: 208
Author: Donna M. Lanclos
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
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Category: Social Science

Donna M. Lanclos writes about children on the school playgrounds of working-class Belfast, Northern Ireland, using their own words to show how they shape their social identities. The notion that children’s voices and perspectives must be included in a work about childhood is central to the book. Lanclos explores children’s folklore, including skipping rhymes, clapping games, and