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Why Anthropology of Childhood? A short history of an emerging discipline

By David F. Lancy

Abstract

The paper has four goals: to refute the claim that anthropologists have not studied childhood; to provide a cursory history of the field; to provide an organizational schema for reviewing the literature in the field and; to suggest a strategy for future scholarship in the anthropology of childhood

Topics: Trends, anthropology, childhood, history, Child Psychology, Family, Life Course, and Society, Sociology
Publisher: Hosted by Utah State University Libraries
Year: 2012
OAI identifier: oai:digitalcommons.usu.edu:sswa_facpubs-1272
Provided by: DigitalCommons@USU

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