Children and Youth During the Gilded Age and Progressive Era: Volume Two (eBook, 2014) []
skip to content
Children and Youth During the Gilded Age and Progressive Era: Volume Two Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Children and Youth During the Gilded Age and Progressive Era: Volume Two

Author: James Alan Marten
Publisher: New York University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Explores both nineteenth century conditions that led Progressives to their search for order and some of the solutions applied to children and youth in the context of that search.


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

More like this

Find a copy in the library

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


Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print
Children and Youth During the Gilded Age and Progressive Era: Volume Two
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Alan Marten
OCLC Number: 942493442
Notes: Book.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Part I. Shaping the Future: Institutions and the Law 17 1 Playing Progressively? Race, Reform, and Playful Pedagogies 19 in the Origins of Philadelphia's Starr Garden Recreation Park, 1857-1904 Deborah Valentine 2 Model Schools and Field Days: Colorado Fuel and Iron's 42 Construction of Education and Recreation for Children, 1901-1918 Fawn-Amber Montoya 3 Of Families or Individuals? Southern Child Workers and the 59 Progressive Crusade for Child Labor Regulation, 1899-1920 Gwendoline Alphonso 4 "I Was So Glad to Be in School Here": Religious Organizations 81 and the School on Ellis Island in the Early 1900s Claire B. Gallagher 5 The Trajectory of Benevolence: Progressivism in the 102 Little Colonel Books Sarah E. Clere Part II. Managing Change: Children, Youth, 121 and Families 6 Willful Disobedience: Young People and School Authority 125 in the Nineteenth-Century United States James D. Schmidt 7 The Contested Meanings of Child Marriage in the 145 Turn-of-the-Century United States Nicholas L. Syrett 8 Sex, Abortion, and Prostitution in the Lives of Gilded Age 166 Chicago Girls Mary Linehan 9 Ohio Departures: George as Progressive Youth in Sherwood 187 Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio John James and Tom Ue 10 Fit Body, Fit Mind


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

By presenting this scholarship from the burgeoning subfield of childhood and youth studies in such an engaging manner, Marten has made an original and useful contribution to the literature on the Read more...

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


Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

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

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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