Centuries of Childhood: A Social History of Family Life
Knopf, 1962 - 447 oldal
Theme is the emergence of the modern conception of family life and the modern image of the nature of children. Until the end of the Middle Ages the child was, almost as soon as he was weaned, regarded as a small adult, who mingled, competed, worked, and played with mature adults.
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Reather more dolls and German toys before seven, and more hunting, riding,
fencing and possibly playgoing after seven; the change was almost imperceptible
in that long succession of pastimes which the child copied from the adults or ...
The Guerard engraving also depicts a round-dance, but the dancers are adults,
and one of the young women is jumping in the air like a little girl with a skipping-
rope. There is scarcely any difference between the children's dance and that of
First, a humiliating disciplinary system - whipping at the master's discretion and
spying for the master's benefit -was substituted for a corporate form of association
which remained the same for both young pupils and other adults. Admittedly this
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I can't remember when I first picked up this book, but it's one that made a deep impression on me because back in my teens I had little appreciation for how deeply alien the past can be. This book is ... Teljes értékelés elolvasása
THE AGES OF LIFB
U THE DISCOVERY OF CHILDHOOD
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