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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Pushed to one side as she is, she cannot be the mother of the family: perhaps
she is the wet-nurse of the youngest child.85 A mid- sixteenth century painting by
the Dutchman P. >4irtsen shows a family: the father, a boy about five, a girl of four
The result was that the children amused themselves by imitating the forbidden
tournaments: the calendar of the Grimani breviary shows us some grotesque
children's tournaments, in which one participant is thought to be the future
Charles V, ...
M. de Grenaille continues: 'It must not be imagined that when one speaks of
childhood one is always speaking of something weak; on the contrary, I am going
to show here that a condition which certain people consider contemptible is ...
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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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