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  1. Key Books 11 items
    There is no overall textbook to accompany this module. However, some key useful texts are:
    1. Children, childhood and English society, 1880-1990 - Hendrick, Harry, Economic History Society 1997

      Book 

    2. Theorizing childhood - James, Allison, Jenks, Chris, Prout, Alan 1998

      Book 

    3. Forgotten children: parent-child relations from 1500 to 1900 - Pollock, Linda A. c1983

      Book 

    4. The invention of childhood - Cunningham, Hugh, Morpurgo, Michael 2006

      Book 

    5. The invention of childhood - Cunningham, Hugh, Morpurgo, Michael c2006 (sound recordng)

      Audio document 

    6. Children, childhood and English society, 1880-1990 - Hendrick, Harry, Economic History Society 1997

      Book 

  2. Introduction and general 231 items
    1. Ways of conceptualising childhood and children (includes art) 37 items
      1. Centuries of childhood - Ariès, Philippe 1962

        Book 

      2. Childhood in question: children, parents and the state - Hussey, Stephen, Fletcher, Anthony, Childhood in Question (Conference) 1999

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      3. The child in question - Gittins, Diana 1998

        Book 

      4. Children in society, 1850-1980 - P.E. Hair

        Chapter  pp. 34-61

      5. Children, childhood and English society, 1880-1990 - Hendrick, Harry, Economic History Society 1997

        Book 

      6. Changing childhood - Hoyles, Martin 1979

        Book 

      7. Constructions and reconstructions of British childhood: an interpretative survey, 1800 to the present - James, Allison, Prout, Alan, Harry Hendrick 1997

        Chapter 

      8. Theorizing childhood - James, Allison, Jenks, Chris, Prout, Alan 1998

        Book 

      9. Children in history: concepts of nature and society - Ludmilla Jordanova

        Chapter 

      10. The history of childhood - deMause, Lloyd 1976

        Book 

      11. Forgotten children: parent-child relations from 1500 to 1900 - Pollock, Linda A. c1983

        Book 

      12. "Childhood" in "crisis"? - Phil Scraton 2004

        Book 

      13. The making of the modern family - Shorter, Edward 1976

        Book 

      14. The rise and fall of childhood - Sommerville, C. John c1982

        Book 

      15. The family, sex and marriage in England 1500-1800 - Stone, Lawrence 1979

        Book  several other revised editions – all are ok to use but read the introduction so you get a feel for what was changed – and why

      16. The family, sex and marriage in England, 1500-1800 - Stone, Lawrence 1990

        Book  several other revised editions – all are ok to use but read the introduction so you get a feel for what was changed – and why

      17. Edwardian childhoods - Thompson, Thea 1981

        Book 

    2. General histories of childhood 79 items
      1. Children and youth in America: a documentary history - Bremner, Robert H., Child and the State Project 1971

        Book 

      2. The invention of childhood - Cunningham, Hugh, Morpurgo, Michael 2006

        Book 

      3. The invention of childhood - Cunningham, Hugh, Morpurgo, Michael c2006 (sound recordng)

        Audio document 

      4. Growing up in England: the experience of childhood, 1600-1914 - Fletcher, Anthony c2008

        Book 

      5. Conflicting paths: growing up in America - Graff, Harvey J. 1995

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      6. Children, childhood and English society, 1880-1990 - Hendrick, Harry, Economic History Society 1997

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      7. American childhoods - Illick, Joseph E. c2002

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      8. Children in English society - Pinchbeck, Ivy, Hewitt, Margaret 1969

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      9. Children in English society - Pinchbeck, Ivy, Hewitt, Margaret 1973

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      10. Huck's raft: a history of American childhood - Mintz, Steven 2004

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      11. The Penguin book of childhood - Rosen, Michael 1995

        Book 

      12. Child rearing 21 items
        1. Contemporary writings 4 items
          1. Some thoughts concerning education - Locke, John, Yolton, John W., Yolton, Jean S. 1989

            Book 

          2. Internet History Sourcebooks

            Webpage  Weblink to John Locke's 'Some Thoughts Concerning Education'

          3. Emile - Rousseau, Jean-Jacques 1992

            Book 

          4. Emile - Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778

            Webpage 

        2. General 17 items
          1. Re-assessing parenting in eighteenth-century England - Joanne Bailey

            Chapter 

          2. The family in early modern England - Helen Berry, Elizabeth A. Foyster 2007 (electronic resource)

            Book 

          3. Parents of poor children in England, 1580-1800 - Crawford, Patricia 2010

            Book 

          4. Pre-school childcare in England, 1939-2010 - Angela Davis 2015

            Book 

          5. Perfect parents: baby-care advice past and present - Hardyment, Christina, Hardyment, Christina 1995

            Book 

          6. Dream babies: childcare advice from John Locke to Gina Ford - Hardyment, Christina 2007

            Book 

      13. Education 17 items
        1. Four hundred years of English education - Armytage, W. H. G. 1970

          Book 

        2. A history of Western education - Bowen, James 1972

          Book  Volume 1

        3. A history of Western education - Bowen, James 1975

          Book  Volume 2

        4. Educating the child in Enlightenment Britain: beliefs, cultures, practices - Hilton, Mary, Shefrin, Jill c2009

          Book 

        5. The Victorian and Edwardian schoolchild - Horn, Pamela 1989

          Book 

        6. The making of the education system, 1851-81 - Jones, Donald K. 1977

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        7. A social history of education in England - Lawson, John, Silver, Harold 1973

          Book 

        8. Schooling in Western Europe - Maynes, Mary Jo

          Book 

        9. English popular education, 1780-1975 - Wardle, David 1976

          Book 

        10. English popular education, 1780-1970 - Wardle, David 1970

          Book 

      14. Play and leisure (includes literature) 21 items
        1. Popular children's literature in Britain - Briggs, Julia, Butts, Dennis, Grenby, M. O. c2008

          Book 

        2. The British toy business: a history since 1700 - Brown, Kenneth D. 1996

          Book 

        3. Children's books in England: five centuries of social life - Darton, F. J. Harvey, Alderson, Brian 1982

          Book 

        4. Children's literature: an illustrated history - Hunt, Peter, Butts, Dennis 1995

          Book 

        5. The birth of a consumer society: the commercialization of eighteenth-century England - McKendrick, Neil, Brewer, John, Plumb, J. H. 1982

          Book 

        6. The new girl: girls' culture in England, 1880-1915 - Mitchell, Sally 1995

          Book 

        7. The Classic fairy tales - Opie, Iona Archibald, Opie, Peter 1974

          Book 

        8. Children's pleasures - J. Walvin

          Chapter 

    3. Work 18 items
      1. English apprenticeship & child labour: a study - Dunlop, O. Jocelyn, Denman, Richard D. 1912

        Book 

      2. The curse of the factory system - Fielden, John, Ward, J. T. 1969

        Book 

      3. Children's work and welfare, 1780-1890 - Horn, Pamela, Economic History Society 1995

        Book 

      4. Child labour and British industrialization - Sara Horrell and Jane Humphries

        Chapter 

      5. Childhood and child labour and the British industrial revolution - Humphries, Jane 2010

        Book 

      6. ‘Childhood and child labour in the British industrial revolution’ - Jane Humphries

        Article  This article is a useful summary of some of the more quantitative parts of her 2010 book.

      7. Child labour in Britain, 1750-1870 - Kirby, Peter 2003

        Book 

      8. Apprenticeship in England, 1600-1914 - Lane, Joan 1996

        Book 

      9. Child labor and the Industrial Revolution - Nardinelli, Clark c1990

        Book 

    4. Sickness 20 items
      1. Selected primary sources 5 items
        1. Neonatology on the Web: Underwood

          Webpage  A Treatise on the diseases of children, with directions for the management of infants from the birth

      2. Published secondary sources 15 items
        1. Childhood - Deborah Dwork

          Chapter  pp. 1072-1089

        2. Childhood and adolescence - Alysa Levene

          Chapter 

        3. The sick child in early modern England, 1580-1720 - Hannah Newton 2012

          Book 

        4. Young children in hospital - Robertson, James 1970

          Book 

    5. Welfare 41 items
      1. Child abuse and moral reform in England, 1870-1908 - Behlmer, George K. 1982

        Book 

      2. Deaf children and charitable education in Britain 1790-1944 - Sheila Cooper

        Chapter 

      3. SHCY Newsletter #10 (Summer 2007)

        Webpage  Hugh Cunningham, "The Children" and "the Other Children": Dualism in the Social Construction of Childhood

      4. Abandoned children in 18th century Paris - C. Delasselle

        Chapter 

      5. Child welfare: England 1872-1989 - Hendrick, Harry 1994

        Book 

      6. Child sexual abuse in Victorian England - Jackson, Louise A. 2000

        Book 

      7. The child savers: the invention of delinquency - Platt, Anthony M., Chávez-García, Miroslava 2009

        Book 

      8. Raggedness and respectability in Barnardo's Archive - Clare Rose 2008

        Article  not in library-available under "Reading" on Moodle

      9. Artful dodgers: youth and crime in early nineteenth-century London - Shore, Heather, Royal Historical Society (Great Britain) 1999

        Book 

      10. The campaign for school meals and Edwardian Scotland - John Stewart

        Chapter 

      11. Poor women and children in the European past - Henderson, John, Wall, Richard 1994

        Book 

    6. History of Mental Health (includes evacuation) 13 items
      1. Child welfare: England 1872-1989 - Hendrick, Harry 1994

        Book 

      2. The children's war: evacuation 1939-1945 - Ruth Inglis 1989

        Book 

      3. The children's war: Britain, 1914-1918 - Rosalind Kennedy 2014

        Book 

    7. Adolescence 16 items
      1. Adolescence in Historical Perspective - John Demos and Virginia Demos 1969

        Article 

      2. Identity: youth and crisis - Erik H. Erikson 1994

        Book 

      3. Juke box Britain: Americanisation and youth culture, 1945-60 - Horn, Adrian Michael 2009

        Book 

      4. Youth in Britain since 1945 - Osgerby, Bill 1998

        Book 

      5. The disappearance of childhood - Postman, Neil 1983

        Book 

      6. Manful assertions: masculinities in Britain since 1800 - Michael Roper, John Tosh 1991

        Book 

      7. Coming of age: adolescence in Britain, 1860-1960 - Springhall, John c1986

        Book 

      8. Baby-Boomers to ‘Beanstalkers’ - Selina Todd, Hilary Young 09/2012

        Article 

    8. Toys and play 7 items
      1. Classic playground games from Hopscotch to Simon Says - Susan Brewer 2008

        Book 

      2. Children's games throughout the year - Leslie Daiken 1976

        Book 

      3. A HISTORY OF TOYS. - Antonia Fraser 1966

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  3. Childhood in Crisis - Phil Scraton 31/12/1996

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