Families and households

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: UK_Matt
  • Created on: 14-07-16 14:39
Pilcher
Children are cherished therefore separate from the adult world, childhood is a social construction.
1 of 7
Benedict
In non industrial societies less division between adults and children.
2 of 7
Aries
In the Middle Ages, childhood did not exist - children were mini adults (he used paintings to prove this).
3 of 7
Pollock
counter argues by saying that childhood did exist in the Middle Ages - it’s just different to how we see childhood today.
4 of 7
Postman
childhood disappearing at a dazzling rate. He blames the media, disappearance of traditional games. He examines the rise of children committing adult crimes.
5 of 7
Opie
counter argues she says children still play games and have their own separate culture.
6 of 7
Palmer
argues that children in the UK have a “toxic childhood” because of computer games, working parents etc.
7 of 7

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

In non industrial societies less division between adults and children.

Back

Benedict

Card 3

Front

In the Middle Ages, childhood did not exist - children were mini adults (he used paintings to prove this).

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

counter argues by saying that childhood did exist in the Middle Ages - it’s just different to how we see childhood today.

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

childhood disappearing at a dazzling rate. He blames the media, disappearance of traditional games. He examines the rise of children committing adult crimes.

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Sociology resources:

See all Sociology resources »See all Families and households resources »