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This book was first published by Institute of History in 1983 in Icelandic. This pioneering work introduced Icelandic readers to the theories of Philippe Ariés and other international family historians. Here Guttormsson uses Icelandic sources to study the history of childhood, youth and upbringing in 18th century Iceland, placing them in an international perspective. Translated into English by Keneva Kunz.


ISBN 9789935231468

Author Loftur Guttormsson

Publisher University of Iceland Press, 2017

Format Paperback, 23 cm

Pages 326

Childhood, Youth and Upbringing in the Age of Absolutism

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