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6 edition of Childhood in America found in the catalog.

Childhood in America

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adolescents,
  • Children,
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Youth,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociology Of Children,
  • History - U.S,
  • United States - General,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Children"s Studies,
  • CHILDREN_SOCIAL CONDITIONS,
  • CHILDREN_UNITED STATES,
  • Social Science / Children"s Studies,
  • History,
  • Sources,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPaula S. Fass (Editor), Mary Ann Mason (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages725
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8044929M
    ISBN 100814726925
    ISBN 109780814726921

    Book reviews. The Last Boy: Mickey Mantle and the End of America’s Childhood Jane Leavy Review by Martin Brady October Childhood definition is - the state or period of being a child. How to use childhood in a sentence.

    Discover librarian-selected research resources on Childhood Obesity from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Science and Technology» Health and Medicine» Childhood Obesity. "Childhood in America undertakes a significant and timely task: it documents how radically concepts of childhood have changed over the course of history. By bringing us the voices of parents, "experts" and the young from the 17th century to the present, this book helps us to confront the problems of our own era free of mistaken assumptions.

    This book surveys the history of the United States from the point of view of children. The book explores children's role in building the new nation as full participants in farm life in the early national period, as industrial workers in northeastern cities in the 19th century, and as pioneer and settlers of the West. It also examines the effects on children's lives of several national crises. GMA is your source for useful news and inspiration on how to live your best life. Your community and guide to relationship advice, the latest in celebrity news, culture, style, travel, home, finances, shopping deals, career and more.


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Childhood Obesity in America traces the changes in diagnosis and treatment, as well as popular understanding, of the most serious public health problem facing American children today. Excess weight was once thought to be something children outgrew, or even a safeguard against infectious disease.

-- "Los Angeles Times""["An American Childhood"] combines the child's sense of wonder with the adult's intelligence and is written in some of the finest prose that exists in contemporary America.

It is a special sort of memoir that is entirely successful This new book is [Annie Dillard's] best, a joyous ode to her own happy childhood."Cited by: Award-winning sports writer Jane Leavy follows her New York Times runaway bestseller Sandy Koufax with the definitive biography of baseball icon Mickey Mantle.

The legendary Hall-of-Fame outfielder was a national hero during his record-setting career with the New York Yankees, but public revelations of alcoholism, infidelity, and family strife badly tarnished the ballplayer's Cited by: 3. Childhood Obesity in America is timely and compelling.

This thoughtful book reveals a great deal about the place of the child in American history, the intensity of the search for the normal body, and the overwhelming importance of aesthetic criteria in understanding the best size of the child. Susan LedererPrice: $ Condition: New. Paperback. Free Teacher's Guide available for Childhood in AmericaChildhood in America is a unique compendium of sources on American childhood that has many options for classroom adoptions and ng may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability.

pages. Get this from a library. Childhood in America. [Catherine Reef] -- Another volume in the series of quotations and essays on particular aspects of US history. Childhood in America book chapters ranging from to explore such themes as the youth of a new nation, schooling.

Already at twenty-three, childhood seems to me a very remote region of my past, and as I was impinged upon with a small pang of nostalgia for youth, I picked up Annie Dillard's An American Childhood - her memoir of her Pittsburgh youth.

While there are a number of poignant moments, and elegant turns of phrase, the work as a whole feels a bit shallow, a bit /5. The Childhood of Famous Americans book series by multiple authors includes books George Pullman; Young Sleeping Car Builder., Martha Washington: America's First Lady, Buffalo Bill, boy of the Plains, and several more.

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Chosen by children’s librarians at The New York Public Library, these inspiring tales have thrilled generations of children and their parents — and are still flying off our shelves. Use this list and your library card to. Childhood. The daughter of a father of immense wealth and shady political reputation who was old enough to be her great-grandfather, and his much younger second wife, Huguette Clark was born in in Paris, where her mother Anna had been studying the harp.

She moved to New York at age 4 with her parents and her older sister. Childhood in America is a unique compendium of sources on American childhood that has many options for classroom adoptions and can be tailored to individual course needs. Because the subject of childhood is both relatively new on campuses and now widely recognized as vital to a range of specialties, the editors have prepared a Teacher's Guide to assist you in.

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