Viviana A Zelizer
Books by Viviana A Zelizer
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It’s important to understand social aspects of economic behaviour, particularly when times of crisis reveal the shortcomings of traditional economic theory, says sociologist Neil Fligstein.
Pricing the Priceless Child: The Changing Social Value of Children
by Viviana A Zelizer
by H. Rudolph Schaffer
The Roads of Chinese Childhood
by Charles Stafford
The Child in the City
by Colin Ward
The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger
by Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett
We all know how children should be brought up, and rarely question the cultural norms that underly that certainty. But what does that mean for the policies we try to impose on the developing world? Jo Boyden, professor of international development at Oxford University and director of its Young Lives study, picks books that question our assumptions about how to successfully raise a child.