Conference on childhood studies: Values of childhood and childhood studies
(Communication - EU-wide - English)
Begin 07/05/2014 - 10:00
End 09/05/2014 - 16:00
Venue University of Oulu, Pentti Kaiteran katu 1, Linnanmaa, Oulu, Finland
Organiser University of Oulu
By offering a multidisciplinary forum for researchers across disciplinary boundaries, the conference aims at opening up diverse approaches to the values of childhood and childhood studies. The main theme of the conference is divided in three dimensions: the value-base of childhood studies, children’s values, values of childhood.
The conference also wishes to evoke consideration over the social, economic, regional, ethnic and health-related equality in the context of childhood. Particular attention will be directed at questions concerning regional differences and Northern childhoods.