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The Disappearance of Childhood - Postman, Neil
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From the vogue for nubile models to the explosion in the juvenile crime rate, this modern classic of social history and media traces the precipitous decline of childhood in America today-and the corresponding threat to the notion of adulthood. Deftly marshaling a vast array of historical and demographic research, Neil Postman, author of Technopoly , suggests that childhood is a relatively recent invention, which came into being as the new medium of print imposed divisions between children and adults. But now these ...

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The Disappearance of Childhood 1994, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679751663

Trade paperback

Disappearance of Childhood 1985, Comet

ISBN-13: 9780863790386

New edition

Paperback

Disappearance of Childhood 1984, Dell Publishing Company, New York

ISBN-13: 9780440319450

Mass-market paperback

The disappearance of childhood 1982, Delacorte Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780440016915

Hardcover