Parenting in England 1760 1830

A study of the world of parenting in late Georgian England.

Parenting in England  1760 1830

A study of the world of parenting in late Georgian England. Based on extensive and wide-ranging sources from memoirs and correspondence, to fiction, advice guides, and engravings Bailey uncovers how people, from the poor to the rich, thought about themselves as parents and remembered their own parents.

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Parenting in England, 1760-1830
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Joanne Bailey (Professor of social and cultural history)
Categories: FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

A study of the world of parenting in late Georgian England. Based on extensive and wide-ranging sources from memoirs and correspondence, to fiction, advice guides, and engravings Bailey uncovers how people, from the poor to the rich, thought about themselves as parents and remembered their own parents.
Parenting in England 1760-1830
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Joanne Bailey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Parenting in England is the first study of the world of parenting in late Georgian England. The author, Joanne Bailey, traces ideas about parenthood in a Christian society that was responding to new cultural trends of sensibility, romanticism and domesticity, along with Enlightenment ideas about childhood and self. All these
Family Life in Britain, 1650โ€“1910
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Carol Beardmore, Cara Dobbing, Steven King
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-03 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores the ways that families were formed and re-formed, and held together and fractured, in Britain from the sixteenth to twentieth century. The chapters build upon the argument, developed in the 1990s and 2000s, that the nuclear family form, the bedrock of understandings of the structure and function
Law and Society in England 1750-1950
Language: en
Pages: 672
Authors: William Cornish, Stephen Banks, Charles Mitchell, Paul Mitchell, Rebecca Probert
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-31 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Law and Society in England 1750โ€“1950 is an indispensable text for those wishing to study English legal history and to understand the foundations of the modern British state. In this new updated edition the authors explore the complex relationship between legal and social change. They consider the ways in which
Suffering and Happiness in England, 1550-1850
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Michael J. Braddick, Joanna Innes
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-10 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Suffering and Happiness in England 1550-1850 pays tribute to one of the leading historians working on early modern England, Paul Slack, and his work as a historian, and enters into discussion with the rapidly growing body of work on the "history of emotions". The themes of suffering andhappiness run through