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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He smiled at the child, who smiled back with his eyes and looked at his father.
The father, grateful and. flattered, reassured him and smiled at the Djerban. "How
old are you?" the grocer asked the child. "Two and a half," replied the father.
However, cases of rapid, precocious studies of the sixteenth-century type did not
disappear completely. Bussy was only a few years older than Charles Perrault. '
When I was nine years old, my father sent us, my elder brother and me, with a ...
... many are 'the children of poor artisans, who have come from the dregs of the
lower classes, with nothing of the scholar about them save the name, and worse
than sharpers'.53 The college registers sometimes give the father's occupation: at
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