Centuries of childhood: a social history of family life

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Vintage Books, 1962 - History - 447 pages
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The modern concept of family life is traced through the paintings and diaries of the last four centuries

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I can't remember when I first picked up this book, but it's one that made a deep impression on me because back in my teens I had little appreciation for how deeply alien the past can be. This book is ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION i?
9
fhe ages of life
15
THE DISCOVERY OF CHILDHOOD
33
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About the Author:
The late Philippe Aries was also the author of Centuries of Childhood.