Navigating the bio-politics of childhood

  title={Navigating the bio-politics of childhood},
  author={Nick Lee and Johanna F. Motzkau},
  pages={19 - 7}
Childhood research has long shared a bio-political terrain with state agencies in which children figure primarily as ‘human futures’. In the 20th century bio-social dualism helped to make that terrain navigable by researchers, but, as life processes increasingly become key sites of bio-political action, bio-social dualism is becoming less useful as a navigational aid. The contribution that a view of childhood as a ‘hybrid’ phenomenon might make to developing new navigational aids is considered… 
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