Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 May 2012

304 Pages | 20 black and white images

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199565191

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Parenting in England 1760-1830

Emotion, Identity, and Generation

Joanne Bailey

  • The first comprehensive study of ideas about parents, parental behaviour, and parental practice
  • Integrates approaches from histories of emotions, gender, family, and memory, and draws on a vast range of sources
  • Reinterprets understandings and overturns stereotypes of motherhood, fatherhood, gender, and identity in the long eighteenth century