WorldCat Identities

Miller, Susan A. 1961-

Works: 2 works in 12 publications in 1 language and 1,256 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: HS3359, 369.460973
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Most widely held works by Susan A Miller
Growing girls the natural origins of girls' organizations in America by Susan A Miller ( )
11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early years of the twentieth century, Americans began to recognize adolescence as a developmental phase distinct from both childhood and adulthood. For boys, competitive sports as well as ?primitive? outdoor activities offered by fledging organizations such as the Boy Scouts would enable them to combat the effeminacy of an overly civilized society. But for girls, the remedy wasn?t quite so clear. Surprisingly, the ?girl problem??a crisis caused by the transition from a sheltered, family-centered Victorian childhood to modern adolescence where self-control and a strong democratic spirit
Girls in nature/ the nature of girls : transforming female adoloscence at summer camp, 1900-1939 by Susan A Miller ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.53 (from 0.53 for Growing gi ... to 1.00 for Girls in n ...)
Alternative Names
Miller, Susan Allison 1961-
English (12)