Stories For Children, Histories of Childhood / Histoires d'enfant, histoires d'enfance. Tome II
Rosie Findlay, Sébastien Salbayre (dir.)
The place of the child and childhood in our culture and his/her legal status is a subject which touches a sensitive nerve and triggers passionate responses just as much at the start of the 21st century as it did two hundred years ago. Curious then to note that the academic study of childhood had long been neglected by social historians while its literature, with a few notable exceptions, had too often been relegated to a minor category when not simply dismissed as ""pulp fiction"". Over the las...