Item description for Beloved Children: History of Aristocratic Childhood in Hungary in the Early Modern Age by Katalin Peter...
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.
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Studio: Central European University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.22" Width: 6.38" Height: 1.12" Weight: 1.38 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2001
Publisher Central European University Press
ISBN 9639116777 ISBN13 9789639116771