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Age of the Child

Children in America, 1890-1920

Age of the Child( )
Series title:Twayne's History of American Childhood Ser.
Publication Date:Mar 1998
Publisher:Cengage Gale
Imprint:Twayne Publishers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $83.60
Book Description:

"Of the many ways cultures have to socialize the young, western cultures have relied heavily on books to transmit certain social values and to cast aspersions on others. In her new study, American Children's Literature and the Construction of Childhood, author Gail S. Murray argues that the meaning of childhood is socially constructed and that its meaning has changed over time. Of course, "society" has never spoken with one voice but in almost every era, a dominant culture has...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Children's Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16.459 x 24.384 x 2.057 cm
Book Weight:0.545 Kilograms

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