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A History of Young People in the West, Volume I: Ancient and Medieval Rites of Passage

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However swiftly it passes, youth is always with us, a perpetual passing phase, an apprenticeship to the myriad ways of the world, subject of panegyrics and diatribes, romances and cautionary tales from antiquity to our day. This two-volume history is the first to present a comprehensive account of what youth has been in the West and what it has meant through the ages. Brou ...more
Paperback, 464 pages
Published November 15th 1999 by Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press (first published 1997)
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