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A Child's Day: A Comprehensive Analysis of Change in Children's Time Use in the UK

Killian Mullan

Abstract

We routinely judge how well children are doing in their lives by how they spend their time, yet we know remarkably little about it. This rigorous review of four decades of data provides the clearest insights yet into the way children use their time. With analysis of changes in the time spent on family, education, culture and technology, as well as children's own views on their habits, it provides a fascinating perspective on behaviour, well-being, social change and more. This is an indispensable companion to the work of policy makers, academics and researchers, and anyone interested in the dai ... More

Keywords: children, family, education, culture, technology, child behaviour, child well-being

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781529201697
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2021 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781529201697.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Killian Mullan, author
Aston University