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Conference Keynote Papers


Prout, A. “Reconsidering the New Sociology of Childhood”, Keynote address to “Contributions of Childhood Studies to Education”, Universidade Federal de Sanata Catarina, May, 2012, Brasil.


Wyness, M. "The contested nature of children’s participation: global and conceptual issues", Doctoral Conference Universidade do Minho, 8thJuly 2011


Prout, A. “Reconsidering the New Sociology of Childhood”, Keynote Address for “Childhood and Cultures Conference”, Ministry of Culture – International Association of French Language Sociologists – University of Paris Descartes.

Wyness, M. "A Conciliatory Approach to Adult-Child Relations and Children’s Participation, Children and (new) ways of being/becoming a citizen", University of Jyväskylä, Finland, Monday, 18th June, 2010


Prout, A. “Children and the Internet: broadening the agenda”, Keynote Address to conference on children and the internet, Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, November 2009.

Prout, A. “An interdisciplinary approach to studying children and disability”, Keynote Address to conference on “Doing Research with Kids: Designs, Dilemmas, Directions”, Toronto University/Bloorview Rehabilitation Centre, Toronto, October 2009.

Wilkie-Stibbs, C., 'Children's literature and cultural diversity' at 19th Biennial Congress of IRSCL - Children’s Literature and Cultural Diversity in the Past and the Present , Goethe University, Frankfurt [Paper]


Prout, A. “Assemblages of Culture and Nature: Enhancing the Dialogue between Childhood Studies and Media Studies”, International Forum on Media and Children’s Culture, Children’s Culture Institute, Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua, China.