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People all over early years, join hands ... let’s start a love train

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The power of love, as Frankie Goes to Hollywood told us more than 30 years ago, cleans all of our souls. But does this power enjoy such influence in early years? Not quite, according to one University of Edinburgh PhD candidate.

Love may lift us up where we belong, but as we’re all too aware, it’s a complex beast. Jane Malcolm – who is also the policy manager in Scotland for the National Day Nurseries Association – spent months trying to conceptualise and define love in early years, only to find herself back at square one: it’s simply too complex to do so.

What she did find – and what the ...

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