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Pricing the priceless child

Viviana A. Rotman Zelizer

Pricing the priceless child

the changing social value of children

by Viviana A. Rotman Zelizer

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Child rearing -- United States -- Costs,
    • Child labor -- United States,
    • Children -- United States -- Public opinion -- History,
    • Public opinion -- United States -- History,
    • Social values

    • Edition Notes

      StatementViviana A. Zelizer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ792.U5 Z45 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 277 p. ;
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2868044M
      ISBN 10046506325X
      LC Control Number84045302

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