Parenting and the State in Britain and Europe, c. 1870-1950 : Raising the Nation.
By: Barron, Hester.
Contributor(s): Siebrecht, Claudia.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Cham : Springer International Publishing, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (293 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783319340845.Subject(s): Social policyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Parenting and the State in Britain and Europe, c. 1870-1950 : Raising the NationDDC classification: 306.094 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
|Item type||Current location||Call number||URL||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Electronic Book||UT Tyler Online Online||D1-DX301 (Browse shelf)||http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/uttyler/detail.action?docID=4774347||Available||EBC4774347|
Acknowledgments -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Abbreviations -- Notes on Contributors -- Chapter 1: Introduction: Raising the Nation -- Parenting and the State in Context -- Interacting with an Interventionist State -- Conclusion -- Chapter 2: Parenthood, Citizenship and the State in England, c.1870-1914 -- The Democratic Power to Vote -- The Parental Power to Provide -- The Generational Power to Aspire -- Conclusion -- Chapter 3: The 'Breastfeeding Crisis': Parenting, Welfare Policies, and Ideology in Imperial Germany, 1871-1914 -- 'Not Knowing is Much Less Common Than Not Wanting' -- 'Just Consider What Kind of Offspring is Prospering to Defend Our Country!' -- 'Let Education Commence! Order While Drinking' -- 'A Child is Not a Machine Nor is its Nursing Mother' -- Conclusion -- Chapter 4: Parenting, Infanticide and the State in England and Wales, 1870-1950 -- Infanticide, the Law and the State in England and Wales -- 'The Most Kind and Considerate Manner in Which You Carried Out Your Duties': Reaching a National Consensus on the Judicial Treatment of Infanticide in England and Wales -- Sympathy Beyond the Limits of the Law -- Conclusion -- Chapter 5: Parenting, Poverty and the NSPCC in Ireland, 1889-1939 -- The NSPCC's Attitude to Parents -- Parents' Attitudes to the Society -- Conclusion -- Chapter 6: 'I Looked After the State, but the State is Not Looking After Me': Parenting and the Population Crisis in First World War Germany -- The Düsseldorf Parenting Award and its Recipients -- The State, Class and Large Families -- Parents, Duties and the Wartime State -- Conclusion -- Chapter 7: Parents, Teachers and Children's Well-being in London, 1918-1939 -- The Separation of Home and School -- Hostility -- Harmony -- Conclusion.
Chapter 8: Notions of Parenting and the Home in the Institutional Care of Delinquent Girls in Finland, 1920s-1940s -- The Legal Framework and State Responsibilities -- Evaluating Homes and Parents -- Wartime Anxieties around Girls' Morals -- Purposes of Institutionalisation -- Parental Regrets -- Conclusion -- Chapter 9: Parents, Children and the Fascist State: The Production and Reception of Children's Magazines in 1930s Italy -- 'Nothing Outside the State': Fascist State Conceptions of the Family -- The Production of Children's Magazines -- 'The Book … is Given Life by a Reader': The Reception of Children's Magazines -- Parents as Readers of Children's Magazines -- Conclusion -- Chapter 10: 'Knowing how to be a Mother': Parenting, Emotion and Evacuation Propaganda during the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Evacuation and the Opening Months of War -- Embedding Fear in Familial Duty -- Creating Hope: Solidarity and Regeneration -- Constructing Normative Emotional Practices -- Exercising Emotional Pressure -- Conclusion -- Chapter 11: In loco parentis: Junior Cadet Schools in the Soviet Union during the Second World War -- The State: Training Soldiers and Citizens -- Parents: Keeping Children Safe -- Conclusion -- Chapter 12: Motherhood and the Yugoslav Communist State in the Revolutionary Era, 1943-1953 -- The Yugoslav War -- Motherhood during the War -- After the War: Epilogue -- Conclusion -- Index.
Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.