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By Hia Sen

Within formative years study starkly diverse theoretical and empirical matters symbolize the worldwide south-north divide. Hia Sen makes an attempt to bridge the distance in formative years examine which typically addresses childhoods in a different way in accordance with their 'developing/developed', 'western/non-western' contexts, and unearths its center floor within the context of the city heart sessions in modern West Bengal. the writer records parts reminiscent of rest practices and daily lives of faculty childrens in India for 3 cohorts, the place it truly is attainable to have a comparative standpoint of childhoods given the prevailing wealthy ethnographic and ancient learn on childhoods in different cultural contexts.

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