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Author Webb, Simon (Historian),
Title Post-war childhood : growing up in the not-so -friendly baby boomer years / Simon Webb.
Imprint Barnsley : Pen & Sword History, 2017.

Author Webb, Simon (Historian),
Subject Children -- Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Children -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource
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Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed October 27, 2017).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Intro -- List of Plates -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 The Land of Lost Content: Childhood in the Good Old Days -- Chapter 2 'Dumb But Pretty, Like a Schoolgirl Should Be': The Sexual Abuse of Children in the Post-War Years -- Chapter 3 Of Moral Panics and ASBOs: Juvenile Crime and Disorder in the 1950s and 1960s -- Chapter 4 Playing Out and Walking to School: The Facts Behind the 'Freedom' Enjoyed by Young Baby Boomers -- Chapter 5 Falling Life Expectancy: Are the Baby Boomers More Healthy than their Grandchildren? -- Chapter 6 Back to Basics: Has Education Been Dumbed Down Since the 1960s? -- Chapter 7 There Was Nothing Like That When I Was a Boy!: The Older Generation's Fear of New Media -- Chapter 8 From Janet and John to the Famous Five: Baby Boomer Childhood in Fiction -- Chapter 9 Limited Choices: How Much Freedom Did the Baby Boomers Actually Have as Children? -- Afterword -- Bibliography -- Index.
ISBN 9781473886032 (electronic bk.)
1473886031 (electronic bk.)
9781473886018
1473886015
OCLC # 978749145
Additional Format Print version: Webb, Simon Post-War Childhood : Growing up in the not-so-friendly ‘Baby Boomer’ Years Havertown : Pen and Sword,c2017 9781473886018


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