Listening to Young Children: Experts in Their Own Lives

  title={Listening to Young Children: Experts in Their Own Lives},
  author={Alison J. Clark and June Statham},
  journal={Adoption \& Fostering},
  pages={45 - 56}
Most existing literature on children's participation has focused on their involvement in service planning, delivery and evaluation rather than on children's views of their own world, starting from their interests and concerns. Few studies have considered the views and experiences of young children (under five years old). One of the barriers to this work has been uncertainty about ‘how to listen’ to children at this age. Alison Clark and June Statham explore the Mosaic approach, a methodology… 

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