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By Hugh Cunningham

ISBN-10: 0582238536

ISBN-13: 9780582238534

ISBN-10: 0582784530

ISBN-13: 9780582784536

This e-book investigates the connection among principles approximately adolescence and the particular event of being a toddler, and assesses the way it has replaced over the span of 5 hundred years.  Hugh Cunningham tells an enticing tale of the advance of principles approximately adolescence from the Renaissance to the current, taking in Locke, Rosseau, Wordsworth and Freud, revealing substantial variations within the manner western societites have understood and valued formative years over time.  His survey of parent/child relationships uncovers facts of parental love, care and, within the common instances of kid loss of life, grief through the interval, concluding that there has been as a lot continuity as swap within the real kin of kids and adults throughout those 5 centuries.


For undergraduate classes in heritage of the relatives, ecu Social historical past, heritage of kids and Gender History.

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