Raising America

experts, parents, and a century of advice about children

By Hulbert, Ann

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ISBN
978-0-37540-120-6
Publisher
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2003.


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Library Journal

Reviewed on March 1, 2003

Journalist and biographer Hulbert (The Interior Castle: The Art and Life of Jean Stafford) draws on historical research to trace child-rearing advice from 1900 to the present. In lively and accessible prose, she documents two primary patterns. First, there always seem to be pairs of experts: one advocates a strict approach, while the other endorses gentler, more permissive treatment. These duos include Luther Holt and G. Stanley Hall; J.B. Watson and Arnold Gesell; Benjamin Spock in his book's first edition and Spock in his le...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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