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Product Description: The End of American Childhood takes a sweeping look at the history of American childhood and parenting, from the nation's founding to the present day. Renowned historian Paula Fass shows how, since the beginning of the American republic, independence, self-definition, and individual success have informed Americans' attitudes toward children...read more

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9780691162577 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 3, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The End of American Childhood takes a sweeping look at the history of American childhood and parenting, from the nation's founding to the present day.

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Product Description: The Routledge History of Childhood in the Western World provides an important overview of the main themes surrounding the history of childhood in the West from antiquity to the present day. By broadly incorporating the research in the field of Childhood Studies, the book explores the major advances that have taken place in the past few decades in this crucial field...read more
By Paula S. Fass (editor)

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9780415782326 | Routledge, December 4, 2012, cover price $240.00 | About this edition: The Routledge History of Childhood in the Western World provides an important overview of the main themes surrounding the history of childhood in the West from antiquity to the present day.

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9781138820616 | Reprint edition (Routledge, November 6, 2014), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The Routledge History of Childhood in the Western World provides an important overview of the main themes surrounding the history of childhood in the West from antiquity to the present day.

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Product Description: In the decades after the Civil War, urbanization, industrialization, and immigration marked the start of the Gilded Age, a period of rapid economic growth but also social upheaval. Reformers responded to the social and economic chaos with a “search for order,” as famously described by historian Robert Wiebe...read more
By Paula S. Fass (foreword by)

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9781479894147 | New York Univ Pr, September 26, 2014, cover price $79.00 | About this edition: In the decades after the Civil War, urbanization, industrialization, and immigration marked the start of the Gilded Age, a period of rapid economic growth but also social upheaval.

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9781479849819 | New York Univ Pr, September 26, 2014, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: In the decades after the Civil War, urbanization, industrialization, and immigration marked the start of the Gilded Age, a period of rapid economic growth but also social upheaval.
9780345335029, titled "Dancers in the Afterglow" | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, March 1, 1986), cover price $4.95 | also contains Dancers in the Afterglow | About this edition: First came the tourists.
9780345334985, titled "King of Colorado" | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, October 1, 1984), cover price $2.50 | also contains King of Colorado

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Product Description: In Inheriting the Holocaust, Paula S. Fass explores her own past as the daughter of Holocaust survivors to reflect on the nature of history and memory. Through her parents' experiences and the stories they recounted, Fass defined her engagement as a historian and used these skills to better understand her parents' lives...read more

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9780813544588 | Rutgers Univ Pr, February 28, 2009, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: In Inheriting the Holocaust, Paula S.

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9780813551937 | Rutgers Univ Pr, August 28, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In Inheriting the Holocaust, Paula S.

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Product Description: With the advent of urbanization in the early modern period, the material worlds of children were vastly altered. In industrialized democracies, a broad consensus developed that children should not work, but rather learn and play in settings designed and built with these specific purposes in mind...read more
By Ning De Conick-smith (editor), Paula S. Fass (foreword by), John R. Gillis (contributor) and Marta Gutman (editor)

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9780813541952 | Rutgers Univ Pr, February 28, 2008, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: With the advent of urbanization in the early modern period, the material worlds of children were vastly altered.

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9780813541969 | Rutgers Univ Pr, February 28, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: With the advent of urbanization in the early modern period, the material worlds of children were vastly altered.

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Product Description: Paula S. Fass, a pathbreaker in children’s history and the history of education, turns her attention in Children of a New World to the impact of globalization on children’s lives, both in the United States and on the world stage...read more

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9780814727560 | New York Univ Pr, December 1, 2006, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Paula S.

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Product Description: Paula S. Fass, a pathbreaker in children’s history and the history of education, turns her attention in Children of a New World to the impact of globalization on children’s lives, both in the United States and on the world stage...read more

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9780814727577 | New York Univ Pr, December 1, 2006, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Paula S.

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Product Description: Few crimes capture our imagination as completely as child kidnapping. We are both fascinated and revolted, seeing in each victim our own child, in each bereaved parent ourselves, and in each kidnapper a monster striking straight at the heart of the family and our society...read more

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9780195117097 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, November 20, 1997, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A look at famous kidnapping cases in American history explores the obsessive attention such cases arouse and what they say about the American family, the justice system, and the media

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9780195311419 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 30, 2006, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Few crimes capture our imagination as completely as child kidnapping.
9780674000827 | 1 edition (Harvard Univ Pr, September 1, 1999), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A look at famous kidnapping cases in American history explores the obsessive attention such cases arouse and what they say about the American family, the justice system, and the media

Product Description: This three-volume set presents the social and cultural history of childhood from antiquity to the present. Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood in History and Society examines this history through articles on education, parenting, child labor, economics, images of childhood, children's literature, play, toys and games, health, physiology, law, the criminal justice system and social welfare...read more
By Paula S. Fass (editor)

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9780028657158 | Macmillan Library Reference, October 1, 2003, cover price $55.01 | also contains Macauley's Thumb | About this edition: 'Readers are assured the latest interdisciplinary scholarship from an emerging field of study that examines the social history of children and childhood.
9780028657165 | Macmillan Library Reference, October 1, 2003, cover price $55.01 | also contains Last Writings: Nothingness and the Religious Worldview | About this edition: 'Readers are assured the latest interdisciplinary scholarship from an emerging field of study that examines the social history of children and childhood.
9780028657172 | Macmillan Library Reference, October 1, 2003, cover price $55.01 | also contains Asm Handbook: Welding, Brazing, and Soldering | About this edition: 'Readers are assured the latest interdisciplinary scholarship from an emerging field of study that examines the social history of children and childhood.
9780028657141 | Macmillan Library Reference, October 1, 2003, cover price $198.70 | About this edition: 'Readers are assured the latest interdisciplinary scholarship from an emerging field of study that examines the social history of children and childhood.

Miscellaneous:

9780028659152 | 1 edition (Macmillan Library Reference, December 12, 2003), cover price $0.04 | About this edition: This three-volume set presents the social and cultural history of childhood from antiquity to the present.

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Product Description: Free Teacher's Guide available for Childhood in America!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 making selections appropriate for your courses...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Paula S. Fass (editor) and Mary Ann Mason (editor)

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9780814726921 | New York Univ Pr, January 1, 2000, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Free Teacher's Guide available for Childhood in America!

Paperback:

9780814726938 | New York Univ Pr, January 1, 2000, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Free Teacher's Guide available for Childhood in America!

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Product Description: Ever since the massive immigration from Europe of the late 19th century, American society has accommodated people of many cultures, religions, languages, and expectations. The task of integration has increasingly fallen to the schools, where children are taught a common language and a set of democratic values and sent on their ways to become productive members of society...read more

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9780195037906 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 5, 1989, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Examines how minority groups have been influenced by public education, explains how pluralism has shaped the schools, and looks at current issues in education.

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9780195071351 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, September 26, 1991), cover price $67.00 | About this edition: Ever since the massive immigration from Europe of the late 19th century, American society has accommodated people of many cultures, religions, languages, and expectations.

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Explores the changes that occurred as young people of the 1920s broke with nineteenth-century traditions, and assesses the impact of those changes on American life, then and now

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9780195021486, titled "The Damned And the Beautiful: American Youth in the 1920s" | Oxford Univ Pr, May 5, 1977, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Explores the changes that occurred as young people of the 1920s broke with nineteenth-century traditions, and assesses the impact of those changes on American life, then and now.

Paperback:

9780195024920 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, February 1, 1979, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Explores the changes that occurred as young people of the 1920s broke with nineteenth-century traditions, and assesses the impact of those changes on American life, then and now

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