Centuries of childhood: a social history of family life
Vintage Books, 1962 - 447 oldal
The modern concept of family life is traced through the paintings and diaries of the last four centuries
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The result was two genres, similar in nature but diiferent in form: the 'civilities' or
manuals of etiquette, and the 'courtiers' or treatises on the art of succeeding in life
. The first manual of etiquette was that by Erasmus, which founded the genre.
And here we come back to civility, to etiquette, to the art of living in society: '
Without it, the finest achievement is dead, the ... The manuals of etiquette
remained for a long time descriptions of good manners which were intended for
children as ...
'It is a sign of an evil nature to show pleasure when someone is being scolded or
punished.' The manual of etiquette now paid greater attention to school life,
adapted itself to it and prolonged it. This was a consequence of the development
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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
fhe ages of life
THE DISCOVERY OF CHILDHOOD
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