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 so far as rural education existed in these early times, it remained at this
elementary level. But, at least in the Carolingian period, the cathedral school
went beyond these limits, and it is the cathedral school which is the original cell
of our ...
The number of boarders remained absurdly small: particularly the number of
scholars, the only one we know for certain. At Navarre, in 1304, there was
provision for only twenty scholarships in grammar, thirty in arts and twenty in
Good manners remained just as necessary, but they gradually lost their moral
content and ceased to be a virtue. This was the scarcely perceptible beginning of
an evolution which would gather speed in the eighteenth and nineteenth ...
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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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