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Research interests

  • Qualitative approaches to research
  • Feminist postructural perspectives
  • Ethics and young children
  • Spirituality and wellbeing
  • Alternative pedagogies - Montessori, Steiner, Reggio Emilia
  • Play, learning and development

Research area keywords

  • Early Childhood
  • Montessori
  • Steiner
  • Reggio Emilia Pre-schools
  • Ethics
  • Qualitative Research Methodologies
  • Spirituality
  • Environmental Issues
  • Relationships with Animals

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Projects 2010 2020

Research Output 2005 2019

Decolonizing recordkeeping and archival praxis in childhood out-of-home Care and indigenous archival collections

McKemmish, S., Bone, J., Evans, J., Golding, F., Lewis, A., Rolan, G., Thorpe, K. & Wilson, J., 21 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Archival Science. 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ghosts of the material world in early childhood education: furniture matters

Bone, J., 1 Jun 2019, In : Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood. 20, 2, p. 133-145 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Maria Montessori as domestic goddess: iconic early childhood educator and material girl

Bone, J., 2019, In : Gender and Education. 31, 6, p. 673-687 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Moving the spirit: holistic education and young children

Bone, J., 2019, International Handbook of Holistic Education. Miller, J. P., Nigh, K., Binder, M. J., Novak, B. & Crowell, S. (eds.). 1st ed. New York NY USA: Routledge, p. 70-78 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review