Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth (JHCY) – v. 9, n. 3 (2016)

Table of Contents

Editor’s Introduction. James Marten

Object Lesson

Representing and Recovering Girls’ Pasts: The Inmates Orphan’s Home Album. Tarah Brookfield


The History of Black Girlhood: Recent Innovations and Future Directions. Corinne T. Field, Tammy-Charelle Owens, Marcia Chatelain, Lakisha Simmons, Abosede George, Rhian Keyse


“In Praise of Trash”: Series Fiction Fan Mail and the Challenges of Children’s Devotion. Brian Rouleau

Love, Hatred, and Heroism: Socializing Children in North Vietnam during Wartime, 1965–75. Olga Dror

Trauma and Pathology: Normative Crises and the Child Population in Late Tsarist Russia and the Early Soviet Union, 1904–1924. Andy Byford

Childhood, Divorce, and Emotions: Danish Custody and Visitation Rights Battles in the 1920s. Karen Vallgårda, Cecilie Bjerre

The Unjustified Emotions: Child Suicide in Finnish Psychiatry from the 1930s until the 1970s. Mikko Myllykangas, Katariina Parhi

Book Reviews

Classrooms and Clinics: Urban Schools and the Protection and Promotion of Child Health, 1870–1930 by Richard A. Meckel. Lindsey Jones

Civilizing the Child: Discourses of Race, Nation, and Child Welfare in America by Katharine S. Bullard. Anna L. Krome-Lukens

City Girls: The Nisei Social World in Los Angeles, 1920–1950 by Valerie J. Matsumoto. Shiho Imai

Chronic Youth: Disability, Sexuality, and U. S. Media Cultures of Rehabilitation by Julie Passanante Elman. Peter Murray

Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks by Katharine Capshaw. Rebecca de Schweinitz

Slavery, Childhood and Abolition in Jamaica, 1788–1838 by Colleen Vasconcellos. Shani Roper

Holy Legionary Youth: Fascist Activism in Interwar Romania by Roland Clark. Maria Bucur

Commercializing Childhood: Children’s Magazines, Urban Gentility, and the Ideal of the Child Consumer in the United States, 1823–1918 by Paul B. Ringel. Gary Cross

Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth (JHCY) – v. 9, n. 3 (2016)