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The Resource Children, childhood and youth in the British world, edited by Shirleene Robinson, Simon Sleight

Children, childhood and youth in the British world, edited by Shirleene Robinson, Simon Sleight

Label
Children, childhood and youth in the British world
Title
Children, childhood and youth in the British world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Shirleene Robinson, Simon Sleight
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shirleene Robinson examines the treatment of, and responses by, Aboriginal children working as domestic servants and pastoral workers for European colonists in Australia
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.230941
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ792.G7
LC item number
C48 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robinson, Shirleene
  • Sleight, Simon
Series statement
Palgrave studies in the history of childhood
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Great Britain
Label
Children, childhood and youth in the British world, edited by Shirleene Robinson, Simon Sleight
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I Children and Adults -- 1. A Motherly Concern for Children: Invocations of Queen Victoria in Imperial Child Rescue Literature / Shurlee Swain -- 2. Ayah, Caregiver to Anglo-Indian Children, c. 1750--1947 / Suzanne Conway -- 3. Babies of the Empire: Science, Nation and Truby King's Mothercraft in Early Twentieth-Century South Africa / S.E. Duff -- Pt. II Rites of Passage -- 4.`He is hardened to the climate & a little bleached by it's [sic] influence': Imperial Childhoods in Scotland and Madras, c. 1800--1830 / Ellen Filor -- 5.`Dear Mummy and Daddy': Reading Wartime Letters from British Children Evacuated to Canada During the Second World War / Claire L. Halstead -- 6. East African Students in a (Post-)Imperial World / Timothy Nicholson -- Pt. III Indigenous Experiences -- 7. Resistance and Race: Aboriginal Child Workers in Nineteenth-and Early Twentieth-Century Australia / Shirleene Robinson -- 8. Health, Race and Family in Colonial Bengal / Satadru Sen -- 9. Race, Indigeneity and the Baden-Powell Girl Guides: Age, Gender and the British World, 1908--1920 / Mary Clare Martin -- Pt. IV Literary Childhoods -- 10.Transforming Narratives of Colonial Danger: Imagining the Environments of New Zealand and Australia in Children's Literature, 1862--1899 / Michelle J. Smith -- 11. The `Willful' Girl in the Anglo-World: Sentimental Heroines and Wild Colonial Girls, 1872--1923 / Hilary Emmett -- Pt. V Youth and Sexuality -- 12. Boys and Homosex: Danger and Possibility in Queensland, 1890--1914 / Yorick Smaal -- 13. Leery Sue Goes to the Show: Popular Performance, Sexuality and the Disorderly Girl / Melissa Bellanta -- Pt. VI Children's Empires and Material Cultures -- 14. Savage Instincts, Civilizing Spaces: The Child, the Empire and the Public Park, c. 1880--1914 / Ruth Colton -- 15. Memorializing Colonial Childhoods: From the Frontier to the Museum / Kate Darian-Smith
Control code
000055052638
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 328 pages
Isbn
9781137489401
Lccn
2015025766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
60002061814
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913647224
Label
Children, childhood and youth in the British world, edited by Shirleene Robinson, Simon Sleight
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I Children and Adults -- 1. A Motherly Concern for Children: Invocations of Queen Victoria in Imperial Child Rescue Literature / Shurlee Swain -- 2. Ayah, Caregiver to Anglo-Indian Children, c. 1750--1947 / Suzanne Conway -- 3. Babies of the Empire: Science, Nation and Truby King's Mothercraft in Early Twentieth-Century South Africa / S.E. Duff -- Pt. II Rites of Passage -- 4.`He is hardened to the climate & a little bleached by it's [sic] influence': Imperial Childhoods in Scotland and Madras, c. 1800--1830 / Ellen Filor -- 5.`Dear Mummy and Daddy': Reading Wartime Letters from British Children Evacuated to Canada During the Second World War / Claire L. Halstead -- 6. East African Students in a (Post-)Imperial World / Timothy Nicholson -- Pt. III Indigenous Experiences -- 7. Resistance and Race: Aboriginal Child Workers in Nineteenth-and Early Twentieth-Century Australia / Shirleene Robinson -- 8. Health, Race and Family in Colonial Bengal / Satadru Sen -- 9. Race, Indigeneity and the Baden-Powell Girl Guides: Age, Gender and the British World, 1908--1920 / Mary Clare Martin -- Pt. IV Literary Childhoods -- 10.Transforming Narratives of Colonial Danger: Imagining the Environments of New Zealand and Australia in Children's Literature, 1862--1899 / Michelle J. Smith -- 11. The `Willful' Girl in the Anglo-World: Sentimental Heroines and Wild Colonial Girls, 1872--1923 / Hilary Emmett -- Pt. V Youth and Sexuality -- 12. Boys and Homosex: Danger and Possibility in Queensland, 1890--1914 / Yorick Smaal -- 13. Leery Sue Goes to the Show: Popular Performance, Sexuality and the Disorderly Girl / Melissa Bellanta -- Pt. VI Children's Empires and Material Cultures -- 14. Savage Instincts, Civilizing Spaces: The Child, the Empire and the Public Park, c. 1880--1914 / Ruth Colton -- 15. Memorializing Colonial Childhoods: From the Frontier to the Museum / Kate Darian-Smith
Control code
000055052638
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 328 pages
Isbn
9781137489401
Lccn
2015025766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
60002061814
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913647224

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