skip to content
Reinventing childhood after World War II Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Reinventing childhood after World War II

Author: Michael Grossberg; Paula S Fass
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
In the Western world, the modern view of childhood as a space protected from broader adult society first became a dominant social vision during the nineteenth century. Many of the West's sharpest portrayals of children in literature and the arts emerged at that time in both Europe and the United States and continue to organize our perceptions and sensibilities to this day. But that childhood is now being recreated.  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Reinventing childhood after World War II.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2012
(OCoLC)880757696
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Grossberg; Paula S Fass
ISBN: 9780812205169 0812205162 1283898020 9781283898027 0812243676 9780812243673
OCLC Number: 794700695
Notes: OldControl:muse9780812205169.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 182 pages)
Responsibility: edited by Paula S. Fass and Michael Grossberg.

Abstract:

This volume brings together prominent historians of modern childhood in an effort to define how children's lives and our conceptions of childhood have changed since World War II. Essays explore how  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The essays in this volume not only survey a broad range of topics central to historical study, such as policy, family life, education, culture, and law, but also offer fresh and provocative Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/794700695> # Reinventing childhood after World War II
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book, schema:MediaObject ;
   library:oclcnum "794700695" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Place/philadelphia> ; # Philadelphia
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/children_sweden_social_conditions_history_21st_century> ; # Children--Sweden--Social conditions--History--21st century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/adolescence_united_states_history_20th_century> ; # Adolescence--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/history_united_states_20th_century> ; # HISTORY--United States--20th Century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/adolescence_sweden_history_21st_century> ; # Adolescence--Sweden--History--21st century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/adolescence_sweden_history_20th_century> ; # Adolescence--Sweden--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/adolescence_united_states_history_21st_century> ; # Adolescence--United States--History--21st century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/children_united_states_social_conditions_history_20th_century> ; # Children--United States--Social conditions--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204537> ; # Sweden.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/796984> ; # Adolescence
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.2309182109045/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/children_united_states_social_conditions_history_21st_century> ; # Children--United States--Social conditions--History--21st century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Event/1900_2099> ; # 1900-2099
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Thing/multi_user> ; # "Multi-User"
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/children_sweden_social_conditions_history_20th_century> ; # Children--Sweden--Social conditions--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/855145> ; # Children--Social conditions
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/72796624> ; # Michael Grossberg
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/66593685> ; # Paula S. Fass
   schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "In the Western world, the modern view of childhood as a space protected from broader adult society first became a dominant social vision during the nineteenth century. Many of the West's sharpest portrayals of children in literature and the arts emerged at that time in both Europe and the United States and continue to organize our perceptions and sensibilities to this day. But that childhood is now being recreated. Many social and political developments since the end of the World War II have fundamentally altered the lives children lead and are now beginning to transform conceptions of childhood. Reinventing Childhood After World War II brings together seven prominent historians of modern childhood to identify precisely what has changed in children's lives and why. Topics range from youth culture to children's rights; from changing definitions of age to nontraditional families; from parenting styles to how American experiences compare with those of the rest of the Western world. Taken together, the essays argue that children's experiences have changed in such dramatic and important ways since 1945 that parents, other adults, and girls and boys themselves have had to reinvent almost every aspect of childhood. Reinventing Childhood After World War II presents a striking interpretation of the nature and status of childhood that will be essential to students and scholars of childhood, as well as policy makers, educators, parents, and all those concerned with the lives of children in the world today."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/900743421> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/880757696> ;
   schema:name "Reinventing childhood after World War II"@en ;
   schema:productID "794700695" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/794700695#PublicationEvent/philadelphia_university_of_pennsylvania_press_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Agent/university_of_pennsylvania_press> ; # University of Pennsylvania Press
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/concordiaab-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3441902> ;
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/macewan-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3441902> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=421052> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10642654> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/lib/macewan/Doc?id=10642654> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/lib/rdcollege/Doc?id=10642654> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/lib/interpuertorico/Doc?id=10642654> ;
   schema:url <http://ezproxy.agpc.talonline.ca:80/login?url=http://site.ebrary.com/lib/gprc/Doc?id=10642654> ;
   schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt3fj5dj> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3441902> ;
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/rdc/detail.action?docID=3441902> ;
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/gprc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3441902> ;
   schema:url <http://0-site.ebrary.com.webpac.lvlspa.org/lib/moravianlibrary/Doc?id=10642654> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/lib/concordiaab/Doc?id=10642654> ;
   schema:url <http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9780812205169/> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812205169> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812243673> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781283898027> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/794700695> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/concordiaab-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3441902>
   rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
   rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/gprc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3441902>
   rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
   rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/macewan-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3441902>
   rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
   rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/rdc/detail.action?docID=3441902>
   rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
   rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Agent/university_of_pennsylvania_press> # University of Pennsylvania Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University of Pennsylvania Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/adolescence_sweden_history_20th_century> # Adolescence--Sweden--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85000952> ;
   schema:name "Adolescence--Sweden--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/adolescence_sweden_history_21st_century> # Adolescence--Sweden--History--21st century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85000952> ;
   schema:name "Adolescence--Sweden--History--21st century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/adolescence_united_states_history_20th_century> # Adolescence--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009113712> ;
   schema:name "Adolescence--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/adolescence_united_states_history_21st_century> # Adolescence--United States--History--21st century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009113712> ;
   schema:name "Adolescence--United States--History--21st century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/children_sweden_social_conditions_history_20th_century> # Children--Sweden--Social conditions--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009119042> ;
   schema:name "Children--Sweden--Social conditions--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/children_sweden_social_conditions_history_21st_century> # Children--Sweden--Social conditions--History--21st century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009119042> ;
   schema:name "Children--Sweden--Social conditions--History--21st century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/children_united_states_social_conditions_history_20th_century> # Children--United States--Social conditions--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008100386> ;
   schema:name "Children--United States--Social conditions--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/children_united_states_social_conditions_history_21st_century> # Children--United States--Social conditions--History--21st century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008100386> ;
   schema:name "Children--United States--Social conditions--History--21st century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/900743421#Topic/history_united_states_20th_century> # HISTORY--United States--20th Century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "HISTORY--United States--20th Century"@en ;
    .

<http://ezproxy.agpc.talonline.ca:80/login?url=http://site.ebrary.com/lib/gprc/Doc?id=10642654>
   rdfs:comment "from ebrary Academic Complete" ;
   rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204537> # Sweden.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Sweden." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/796984> # Adolescence
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Adolescence"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/855145> # Children--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Children--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://site.ebrary.com/lib/concordiaab/Doc?id=10642654>
   rdfs:comment "from ebrary Academic Complete" ;
   rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://site.ebrary.com/lib/interpuertorico/Doc?id=10642654>
   rdfs:comment "An electronic book accessible through the World Wide Web; click to view" ;
    .

<http://site.ebrary.com/lib/macewan/Doc?id=10642654>
   rdfs:comment "from ebrary Academic Complete" ;
   rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://site.ebrary.com/lib/rdcollege/Doc?id=10642654>
   rdfs:comment "from ebrary Academic Complete" ;
   rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66593685> # Paula S. Fass
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Fass" ;
   schema:givenName "Paula S." ;
   schema:name "Paula S. Fass" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/72796624> # Michael Grossberg
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1950" ;
   schema:familyName "Grossberg" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael" ;
   schema:name "Michael Grossberg" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812205169>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0812205162" ;
   schema:isbn "9780812205169" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812243673>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0812243676" ;
   schema:isbn "9780812243673" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781283898027>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1283898020" ;
   schema:isbn "9781283898027" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/880757696>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Reinventing childhood after World War II." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/794700695> ; # Reinventing childhood after World War II
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.