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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(in English the high master and the usher). Often the submagister had to look
after the youngest and the most ignorant pupils, to whom he taught the rudiments
of grammar, while the grammaticus kept the higher range of schooling for himself.
Thus the school of Falsity has twelve masters (as many masters as there are
chapters in Alexandre de Villedieu's Doctrinal and months in the year), and each
master symbolizes a vice: Boasting, Vainglory, Rapine, etc. While we cannot take
for a room in college for the young Comte d'Agout, his sister's son, with a prefect [
i.e. a preceptor chosen from among the college masters] and a valet. Master
Cachard is to be the prefect. It was impossible not to give His Grace the first two ...
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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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