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Health and Girlhood in Britain, 1874-1920 - a book by Marland, Hilary

Health and Girlhood in Britain, 1874-1920

Health and Girlhood in Britain, 1874-1920( )
Author: Marland, Hilary
Series title:Palgrave Studies in the History of Childhood Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $100.00
Book Description:

This first major study of girls' health in modern Britain explores how debates and advice on healthy girlhood shaped ideas about the lives of young women from the 1870s to the 1920s, as theories concerning the biological limitations of female adolescence were challenged and girls moved into new arenas in the workplace, sport and recreation.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / General
Health & Fitness / Women's Health
Social Science / Women's Studies
Social Science / Children's Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.67 x 9.68 x 0.94 Inches
Book Weight:1.067 Pounds

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