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The rise and fall of childhood / C. John Sommerville.


Beverly Hills, Calif. : Sage Publications, [1982] .
ISBN 0803918240, 0803918232

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Subjects Adultes -- Attitudes.
Adulthood -- Attitudes.
Children -- History.
Children and adults -- History.
Children and adults.
Children.
Crianca (Sociologia)
Enfants -- Histoire.
Enfants et adultes -- Histoire.
Enfants et adultes.
Jeugdjaren.
Soziales System.
Volwassenheid.
Series Sage library of social research ; v. 140.
Description 255 pages ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents As other times might see us -- The dawn of history, and children already a problem -- Athens and Jerusalem: a lifetime of learning -- Rome and the collapse of the trustee family -- Christianity and the reversal of status -- A Dark Age and the revival of family authority -- Civilization begins again -- Renaissance childhood and creativity -- Childhood becomes crucial: the religious reformations -- The nation-state takes up child care -- Children and progress: an early social movement -- The glorification of the child -- The business of entertaining children -- Concern for the child's survival -- The high and low point in the history of childhood -- Growing pains and revolution -- The standardizing of childhood -- The demythologizing of childhood -- The liberation of children -- The identity crisis of our civilization.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8195173
(OCoLC)ocm08195173
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Sommerville, C. John 1938-
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