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The Resource Childism : confronting prejudice against children, Elisabeth Young-Bruehl

Childism : confronting prejudice against children, Elisabeth Young-Bruehl

Label
Childism : confronting prejudice against children
Title
Childism
Title remainder
confronting prejudice against children
Statement of responsibility
Elisabeth Young-Bruehl
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author exposes American society's prejudice against its children--from corporal punishment and an uncaring foster care system to the pressure placed on children to support one parent or another in a divorce--and the harm it causes them
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Young-Bruehl, Elisabeth
Dewey number
305.23
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ767.9
LC item number
.Y667 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Age discrimination
Label
Childism : confronting prejudice against children, Elisabeth Young-Bruehl
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: What's in a word? -- Anatomy of a prejudice -- Three forms of childism : Anna's story -- Child abuse and neglect: a study in confusion -- The politicization of child abuse -- Mass hysteria and child sexual abuse -- Forms of childism in families -- Education and the end of childism
Control code
ocn711045660
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780300173116
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011028318
System control number
(OCoLC)711045660
Label
Childism : confronting prejudice against children, Elisabeth Young-Bruehl
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: What's in a word? -- Anatomy of a prejudice -- Three forms of childism : Anna's story -- Child abuse and neglect: a study in confusion -- The politicization of child abuse -- Mass hysteria and child sexual abuse -- Forms of childism in families -- Education and the end of childism
Control code
ocn711045660
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780300173116
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011028318
System control number
(OCoLC)711045660

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