Author Shuttleworth, Sally, 1952- author
Title The mind of the child : child development in literature, science, and medicine, 1840-1900 / by Sally Shuttleworth
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  PR468.C5 S562 2010    AVAILABLE    30530001281732
Descript x, 497 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 449-481) and index
The emergence of child psychiatry -- Fears, phantasms, and night terrors -- Lies and imagination -- Imaginary lands -- Passion -- The forcing apparatus : Dombey and son -- Progress, pressure, and precocity -- Science, system, and the sexual body : the ordeal of Richard Feverel -- Childhood in post-Darwinian psychiatry -- Childhood, sexuality, and the novel -- The science of child development -- Experiments on babies -- Monkeys and children -- Child study in the 1890s -- Autobiography and the science of child study -- Unnatural history : father and son -- Childhood as performance : what Maisie knew -- Jude the obscure and child suicide
Lib. has: Reprinted 2012. FSN
Subject English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
Child psychology in literature
Children in literature
Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Literature and medicine -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Child development -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century