Learning How to Feel

Children's Literature and the History of Emotional Socialization, 1870-1970
Author(s): 
Frevert, Ute
Author(s): 
Eitler, Pascal
Author(s): 
Olsen, Stephanie
ISBN: 
9780199684991
Date published: 
July 2014
Hardback |c c |d
Price: 
£65.00

This volume demonstrates how children, through their reading matter, were provided with learning tools to navigate their emotional lives, presenting this in the context of changing social, political, cultural, and gender agendas, the building of nations, subjects and citizens, and the forging of moral and religious values.