Beloved Children: History of Childhood in Hungary in the Early Modern Age

Beloved Children: History of Childhood in Hungary in the Early Modern Age

By: Katalin Peter (editor)Hardback

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Drawing on a wide collection of surviving family papers and two detailed case studies, the volume illustrates a variety of aspects of Hungarian childhood from contrasting perspectives. The life process of birth, care, education, marriage, orphanhood and death are reviewed from empirical sources, as well as a portrayal of family life in the Hungarian aristocracy. "Beloved Children" examines topics such as family intimacy and paternal and maternal attitudes, giving the reader insight into a childs' life in Hungary during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9789639116771
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 180
  • ID: 9789639116771
  • weight: 570
  • ISBN10: 9639116777

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