Family - childhood

What is childhood?
A social construct, a time in child's life
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How did childhood use to be?
In the 1940's children would be seen not heard
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How is childhood now?
A child centred society. New government with Blaire agenda focusing on welfare of the family
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Why is childhood different?
previously childhood didn't exists as children were seen as "little adults" and would go out to work. in some parts of the world childhood does not exists as it does in the UK
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How are we a child centred society?
Children have more of a say. Policies implemented by governments to focus on children
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How did childhood use to be?

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In the 1940's children would be seen not heard

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How is childhood now?

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Why is childhood different?

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How are we a child centred society?

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