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Author Colón, A. R. (Angel Rafael), 1940-

Title A history of children : a socio-cultural survey across millennia / A.R. Colón with P.A. Colón.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    305.2309 COL    Available
Description xxiv, 565 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [512]-531) and indexes.
Contents PART ONE: Prehistory: the Turkana boy -- Early civilizations: Sumerian school son -- Classical civilizations: the Ephebe -- Late antiquity and patristic periods: the Oblate -- Late civilizations: the Yanacona -- Summary and conclusion to Part one -- PART TWO: The medieval period: the clergon -- The reformation and humanism: the apprentice -- Revolutions: the chimney sweep -- Modern times: the adolescent -- Summary and conclusion to Part two.
Subject Children -- History.
Children, Prehistoric.
Children -- Cross-cultural studies.
Children -- Social conditions.
Added Author Colón, P. A.
ISBN 0313315744 (alk. paper) : $120.00

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