Childhood in History

Timeline created by fiorellac
  • 1,200 BCE

    Sexual abuse

  • -374 BCE

    Infanticide

  • -100 BCE

    Children as servants

  • 300

    Infanticidal mode

  • Intrusive Mode

  • custody of child

    Only from the 1870s did the law acknowledge that the first consideration in deciding who should have custody of a minor was the interests of the child (i.e. whether or not he or she was well cared for), rather than the adult’s possessional interest.
  • Cruelty to children became a criminal offense

    cruelty to children by parents and others became for the first time a specific criminal offence
  • Freud's remarks

  • Helping Mode

  • Children rights

  • Period:
    300
    to
    1200

    Abandoning mode

  • Period:
    1300
    to

    Ambivalent Mode

  • Period: to

    The concept of childhood

  • Period: to

    Socializing Mode