Escape From Childhood: The Needs and Rights of Children by John Holt
Approx. 78,750 words.
Published on October 17, 2013 by
Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child.
Children are kept in the walled garden of childhood, outside the world of human experience, for longer periods than ever before in human history. But for many children and parents, the walled garden of childhood is more like a prison, where authorities compel and limit personal actions. What if children had the right to do, in general, what any adult may legally do?
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