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The Resource Childhood in world history, Peter N. Stearns

Childhood in world history, Peter N. Stearns

Label
Childhood in world history
Title
Childhood in world history
Statement of responsibility
Peter N. Stearns
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stearns, Peter N
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ767.87
LC item number
.S73 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Themes in world history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Children
Label
Childhood in world history, Peter N. Stearns
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : childhood in world history -- Childhood in agricultural societies : the first big changes -- Childhood in the classical civilizations -- Childhood in postclassical world history : the impact of religious change -- Contacts and contrasts in the postclassical world -- Forces of change and the modern model of childhood : developments in the West, eighteenth century to 1914 -- Alongside the modern model : the pressures of colonialism -- Modern childhood in Asia : Japan adapts the new model -- Childhood and communist revolutions -- Childhood in the affluent societies, twentieth and twenty-first centuries -- The dislocations in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries : children face war and violence -- Globalization and childhoods -- The dilemma of children's happiness -- Conclusion : childhoods from past toward future
Control code
ocn723134772
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 179 p.
Isbn
9780415598095
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010018691
System control number
(OCoLC)723134772
Label
Childhood in world history, Peter N. Stearns
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : childhood in world history -- Childhood in agricultural societies : the first big changes -- Childhood in the classical civilizations -- Childhood in postclassical world history : the impact of religious change -- Contacts and contrasts in the postclassical world -- Forces of change and the modern model of childhood : developments in the West, eighteenth century to 1914 -- Alongside the modern model : the pressures of colonialism -- Modern childhood in Asia : Japan adapts the new model -- Childhood and communist revolutions -- Childhood in the affluent societies, twentieth and twenty-first centuries -- The dislocations in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries : children face war and violence -- Globalization and childhoods -- The dilemma of children's happiness -- Conclusion : childhoods from past toward future
Control code
ocn723134772
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 179 p.
Isbn
9780415598095
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010018691
System control number
(OCoLC)723134772

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