Childhood and Children

Childhood and Children

A Compendium of Customs, Superstitions, Theories, Profiles, and Facts

Book - 1997
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This engagingly written compendium is packed with humorous, dramatic, surprising, and inspiring facts about the past, present, and future of children and childhood. This extensively indexed reference work covers childhood from ancient times to the present day, including child development, family life, child rearing in different cultures, and children in mythology, folklore, and religion. Contemporary issues such as child abuse, poverty, and crime are also covered.

Publisher: Phoenix, Ariz. : Oryx Press, 1997
ISBN: 9780897748803
Branch Call Number: 305.23 B411c 1997
Characteristics: xii, 668 p. : ill. ; 26 cm


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