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Childhood in nineteenth-century France

work, health, and education among the "classes populaires"

by Colin Heywood

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Children -- France -- Social conditions.,
    • Child labor -- France -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Working class -- France -- History -- 19th century.,
    • France -- Social conditions -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementColin Heywood.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ792.F7 H39 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 350 p. ;
      Number of Pages350
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2527371M
      ISBN 100521350387
      LC Control Number88002619

      Have you ever looked over a toy-strewn family room and wondered how kids got so much stuff? My new research project takes on that question for nineteenth-century France. In the aftermath of the Industrial Revolution, toys and books for children were produced and marketed in ever greater numbers. At the same time, childhood was increasingly romanticized as a special time of innocence in which. Nineteenth Century Winter Images of children in 19th-century American paintings. Barbara Finkelstein. “Casting Networks of Good Influence: The Reconstruction of Childhood in the United States, ” In American Childhood, ed. Joseph M. Hawes and N. Ray Hiner. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, pp.

      His publications include Childhood in Nineteenth-Century France, A History of Childhood, and Growing Up in Modern France. He is currently writing a history of childhood and youth in modern Europe. Steven Mintz is Director of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Teaching Center at Columbia University. This book is a "reply to this question on the modernity of the idea of the family" and so a history of childhood, how the very conception changed over the last four centuries through examining art, diaries, letters, literature and their depictions of children, their dress, toys and games and especially/5(22).

      Britain and France PENNY BROWN Just as views on childhood and the upbringing of children in the eighteenth century were affected by social and economic factors, so the development of the children’s book trade in Britain and France was influenced by evolving views on the family and social class, the place of religion in daily life, theCited by: 1.   Children appeared in literature as fully rounded characters in their own right, not only for children but in adult works such as those by Dickens and Hugo. Education, welfare and child health provision developed extensively toward the end of the nineteenth century, heralding in ‘the century of the child’ as Ariès called the twentieth century.


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In light of the recent revolution and the culture of change brought to post-revolutionary France, Heywood explores the social issues of concern. The central theme of this book is the changing experience of childhood among the peasants and working classes of nineteenth-century France.

Manual work and informal methods of education in the local community became less prominent at this stage of life, whilst the Cited by:   The central theme of this book is the changing experience of childhood among the peasants and working classes of nineteenth-century France. Manual work and informal methods of education in the local community became less prominent at this stage of life, whilst the primary school loomed increasingly large.

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