By Colin Heywood
Heywood argues that there's a merciless paradox on the middle of formative years long ago. at the one hand, fabric stipulations for kids have commonly greater within the West, even if belatedly and inconsistently, and they're now extra valued than some time past. nonetheless, the enterprise of getting ready for maturity has turn into extra advanced in city and business societies, because the younger face a bewildering array of selections and expectations.
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A History of Childhood: Children and Childhood in the West from Medieval to Modern Times (Themes in History) by Colin Heywood