Childhood in the middle ages and the renaissance: The results of a paradigm shift in the history of mentality

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Although many researchers have taken a critical stance towards the theses on the history of childhood developed by Philippe Ariès in 1960, this volume is the first comprehensive collection of studies with a psychological and emotional historical orientation to demonstrate convincingly the extent to which the relationship between parents and children was a fundamental element of European society in pre-modern times.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherWalter de Gruyter GmbH and Co. KG
ISBN (Print)3110184214, 9783110184211
StatePublished - Dec 1 2005


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  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Arts and Humanities(all)

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