Hamida Bosmajian. Pictures of Innocence: The History and Crisis of Ideal Childhood, by Anne. Higonnet. New York and London: Thames and Hudson, Anne Higonnet’s book on the historical representation of children in the visual arts examines the construction of childhood from the careful perspective of a. According to one recent account, art theory has, until recently, dismissed childhood.1Understood at once to be too trivial and too dangerous a focus for critical.

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Pictures of Innocence The History and Crisis of Ideal Childhood

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National Library of Australia. Flinders University Central Library. Melissa rated it liked it Aug 02, It may well be that one of the lnnocence for the academy’s continued resistance to studies other than psychology of children and their world is precisely the assumption that children are pictures of innocence, untouched by the complexities of human existence, even though the individual academic may silently admit that his or her neurosis had its origin in childhood. The National Library may be able to supply you with a photocopy or electronic copy of all or part of this item, for a fee, depending on copyright restrictions.

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Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. Flora rated picthres liked it Apr 14, The nine chapters of her study divide into two parts: In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Series Interplay, arts, history, theory. It connotes the unique and the creative, but also the produced and the mechanical.

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Very academic, fairly interesting. The History and Crisis of Ideal Childhood. Savannah rated it liked it Aug 03, Public Private login e. University of Queensland Library. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Children — Social conditions.

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These online bookshops told us they have this item: The University of Queensland. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Denise rated it it was amazing Aug 31, Thames and Hudson, Check copyright status Cite this Title Pictures of innocence: Description The ideal of childhood innocence is perhaps the most cherished concept of modern culture, all the pictudes so because it seems to be under siege.


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The negation of innocence, either in the image itself or in the perception of the beholder, has raised the social and legal specter of child pornography. Edith Cowan University Library. Open to the public ; An ideal in crises.

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Arts, Theory, History Series. Invention is an apt term because it is not a term of nature. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. Ayano rated it it was amazing Jun 18, Lizzy rated it really liked it Jun 13, Baron Como rated it really liked it Mar 20, University of Newcastle Library.