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Children and Youth in Sickness and in Health: A Historical Handbook and Guide

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Six original essays reflect the growing scholarly interest in the history of childhood and youth, particularly issues affecting child health and welfare. These important new essays show how changing patterns of health and disease have responded to and shaped notions of childhood and adolescence as life stages.



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Hardcover, 256 pages
Published April 1st 2004 by Greenwood (first published January 1st 2004)
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morning Os
Oct 29, 2009 rated it liked it
Consists of short essays that summarize the history of each subject. Good as a background reading for undergraduate classes, I think. It really is a "handbook," rather than discussions.
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