About the Journal

Journal summary

Child Studies is a biannual journal edited by the Research Centre on Child Studies (CIEC) - University of Minho, Portugal.

Child Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal which publishes empirical and theoretical articles focusing on children’s social contexts and relations in everyday life, taking a holistic perspective. This journal is a multidisciplinary forum for sharing and discussing issues such as children’s rights, development and well-being, generational and intergenerational relations, and the broad societal, political and cultural aspects impacting children’s lived realities.


This is an open access journal which means that all contente is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author.

There are no submission or publication fees.

The journal Child Studies uses the archiving policy through the PKP PN service


Current Issue

No. 4 (2024)
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