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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The first emphasized the effeminate appearance of the little boy. We have seen
earlier in this work that the boy 'in bib and tucker', before the age of 'the robe with
a collar', wore the same robe and skirt as a girl. This jffrminirnrinn of e little boy, ...
Apparently at the same time they spread to the lower classes in the suburbs of
the big cities, who henceforth refused to wear other people's cast-offs, and to little
boys of good family. The newly created uniform was rapidly adopted by the ...
The day-boys were reduced to a small minority, between 10 and 1 5 per cent, in
other words the exact opposite of the situation in the colleges of the ancien
regime. This was the situation which inspired Taine to write these bitter lines: 'In
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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
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