Australian Childhood: A History (Paperback)Jan Kociumbas (author)
Paperback Published: 01/02/1997
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This is a complete history of the experience of childhood in Australia. It explores changing patterns of child-rearing and schooling, the care of children, their games, toys and leisure, their work, distinctions based on class, gender and race. It deals with child poverty and health through history, and changing adult perceptions of childhood and adolescence. It is a readable social history of the hcild which also fills a gap in Australian historiography.
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Weight: 460 g
Dimensions: 216 x 142 x 19 mm
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