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Reason's Children: Childhood in Early Modern Philosophy (Bucknell Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture) Hardcover – February 1, 2009


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 261 pages
  • Publisher: Bucknell University Press (February 1, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0838757219
  • ISBN-13: 978-0838757215
  • Product Dimensions: 9.4 x 6.4 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,659,551 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Moving easily between philosophical and literary-critical analyses, Krupp offers an interdisciplinary study that should have broad appeal. In prudently avoiding the temptation to subsume the many questions his work raises under one master narrative, he allows his reader to see the interactions between the different histories of childhood that have been written and that remain to be formulated. If the test of academic research is whether it serves as both a reference and a standard of analytic rigor for the scholars who follow, Reason's Children passes with flying colors on both counts. (Jan Mieszkowski, Reed College (German Quarterly, Fall 2009)) --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author

Anthony Krupp is an independent scholar in Miami, FL. His seminar on the history and philosophy of childhood was among the winners of the 2006 Innovative Course Design Competition of the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies and is available on-line. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

More About the Author

Anthony Krupp's scholarship has examined the history of childhood and the history of psychology. See this link for PDFs of his articles: http://sites.google.com/site/anthonykrupp/Home/publications

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