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Exploring the constructions of children’s rights and participation in China

23 February 2023, 11:00 am–12:00 pm

Three young school students. Shutterstock/CCO.

Join this event to hear Claire Cassidy and Minyi Li discuss how children’s rights and ethics in research with children are constructed and understood in the context of China.

This event is free.

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Kaidong Guo

In this event, Claire and Minyi will share their experiences and reflections on the research they've undertaken with children in China.

This event will be particularly useful for researchers who are interested in doing research with children and young people in the context of China.

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About the Speakers

Dr Minyi Li

Associate Professor of Education at Beijing Normal University

Her research interests include early childhood education and national development strategies, continuing professional development and capacity building for early childhood workforce, early childhood curriculum, and pedagogy for sustainability education.

Dr Claire Cassidy

Professor of Education at the University of Strathclyde

Her research interests primarily relate to practical philosophy with children and young people, children’s human rights and human rights education, and concepts of children and childhood.