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Envisioning Civilian Childhood

Rebecca A. Adelman

in Figuring Violence: Affective Investments in Perpetual War

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823281671
eISBN:
9780823284788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823281671.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

“Envisioning Civilian Childhood” focuses on a collection of scandals related to the exposure of civilian children to militarized violence. These scandals are fueled by the affects of apprehension, ... More


A Small Paintbrush in the Hands of a Small Child: Children’s Art and Cultural Diplomacy During the Cold War

Victoria M. Grieve

in Little Cold Warriors: American Childhood in the 1950s

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190675684
eISBN:
9780190675714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190675684.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Cultural History

Children’s art became a powerful weapon in America’s Cold War arsenal. Through art exchange programs like Art for World Friendship, American children functioned as cultural ambassadors as their ... More


Mark-Making as a Human Behavior

Ellen Dissanayake

in Darwin's Bridge: Uniting the Humanities and Sciences

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190231217
eISBN:
9780190609061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190231217.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Adopting a consilient ethological perspective, the author regards the earliest paleoart as the visible residue of a behavior of mark-making, which she further considers a type of “artification.” ... More


German Children’s Response to Aid

Mary Elisabeth Cox

in Hunger in War and Peace: Women and Children in Germany, 1914-1924

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198820116
eISBN:
9780191860171
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198820116.003.0010
Subject:
History, Economic History, Social History

Following up on the food aid provided to German children discussed in chapter 8, this chapter explores how children felt about and responded to the aid that they received. Using letters and drawings ... More


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