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Index 263 Abbott, Jacob, 67–68 A. C. Gilbert (company), 169 Adams, William Taylor (Oliver Optic), 76 Addams, Jane, 111 Advertising, 75, 161, 168–72, 176, 177, 192–94, 196, 212 Advice literature, 44–45, 67–68, 122–23, 162–65 African American children, 7, 8, 12, 21, 22, 24, 28, 38, 40, 43–44, 51–52, 54, 85, 86, 88, 102, 121, 123, 126, 132–33, 135, 136, 137, 145, 147, 148, 149, 201 Age, as a factor in play, 8, 11, 89, 90, 113, 148, 161, 189 Age consciousness and age grading, 69, 70–71, 102, 119; compression and aspirational , 217 Alger, Horatio, 76, 77 Almqvist, Birgitta, 8 American Folklore Society, 73 American Girl, 176–79, 204 American Pediatric Association, 70 Anderson, Hans Christian, 75 Anglicans, 23 Ariel, Schlomo, 11 Atkins, T. Benjamin, 74 Autobiography, xiii–xiv Automobiles, 102, 108–9, 116, 134, 164, 206–7 Autonomy. See Freedom Baby Boom, 102, 158–59, 163, 167. See also Birthrates Barbie doll, 9, 140, 155–58, 170, 172, 176, 177, 178, 179, 192, 195, 196, 217 Barthes, Roland, 180 Basketball, playground or “street,” 201 Beard, Adelia, 75 Beard, Daniel Carter, 75 Beard, Lina, 75 Beran, Janice, 195–96 Better Play for Childhood League (New York City), 106, 124 Bible, the, 23, 31, 32, 48, 55, 85 Bicycles, 6, 83, 84, 120, 135, 136, 138, 152, 164, 179 Birthdays, 92, 121 Birthrates, 20–21, 42, 69, 101–2, 158, 162, 167 Blocks, 6, 7, 32, 34, 92, 117 Boehm, Helen, 169 Boller, B. F., 98 Books and magazines, children’s, 31, 34, 45, 55–56, 61, 74–78, 119–20, 161, 176– 79; chap books, 47–48, 86 Bostwick, Arthur Elmore, 75 Bullard, Asa, 77, 96 Callois, Roger, 2 Calvert, Karin, xiv, 34 Catholics, 23 Champlin, John Dennison, 75 Chase, Martha Jenks (M. J. Chase Doll Company), 83 Child, Lydia Maria, 45 Child protection and welfare, 68, 95, 99, 101–2, 103–11, 163–65, 179, 181, 185, 212, 215, 218, 222 Child study, 2, 72–73, 92, 100, 103–6 Childhood: demography of, 20–22, 41, 69–70, 101–2, 158–62; theories and models of, 37, 39, 40–41, 67–68, 71–73, 74, 99–101, 103 Children: clothing of, 37–38, 70, 143; definition of, xv; “latchkey,” 161; treatment of, 20–25, 26–28, 44–46, 61–63, 67–68, 71–73, 86, 95–97, 101–2, 116, 121–25, 162–67, 216 Children’s Charter, 98 Children’s Day, 106, 107, 108, 124 Christmas, 32, 92, 121, 135, 155 Church, L. Joseph, 11 Civil War, 69, 71, 74 Clothing, 37–38 Cold War, 102 Comic books, 120, 129, 138, 140–41, 190– 93 Comic Magazine Association of America, 191 Computer games. See Video and computer games Consumerism, 69, 85, 95, 100, 102–3, 116– 25, 135–36, 156, 161–62, 181, 183, 193– 94, 211–12 Cotton, John, 26, 27 Cross, Gary, xiv, 74, 150, 212 Crosswell, T. R., 92 Culin, Stewart, 81, 92 Curtis, Henry S., 111–13, 113 Dargan, Amanda, 5, 185, 201, 208 Depression, the Great, 102, 107, 114, 125, 137–38, 176 Dewey, Evelyn, 111, 120, 122–23, 125 Dewey, John, 103–4, 105–6 Diaries, xiii–xiv Discovery Zone, 2, 188 Disney, Walt, 124, 154; Company, 124–25, 158, 167, 169 Disneyland, 124 Divorce rates, 159–60, 167–68 Doll Oral History Project, xv, 138–42 Dolls, 6, 10, 32, 33, 54, 59, 74, 80, 82–84, 86, 89, 92, 107, 116, 118, 121, 126–27, 135, 138–41, 149, 169, 170, 172, 176–79, 195, 216–17; paper, 118, 140–41, 149, 155, 175 Double Dutch, xv, 132–33, 147, 201 Dramatis personae. See Playmates Dreiser, Theodore, 77, 78, 86 Edgeworth, Maria, 46–47 Effanbee Doll Company, 118, 138, 169 E. I. Horsman, (company), 118, 138 Erikson, Erik, xv Family, 24, 25, 32, 34, 35, 40, 42–43, 44, 58–59, 61, 70, 86, 95, 99–100, 105, 114–15, 125, 160–62, 168, 183, 194, 218 Federal Communications Commission, 167 Fine, Gary Alan, 15 Fisher Price, 7 Formanek-Brunell, Miriam, 82–83 Freedom, xiii, 3, 8, 10, 13–18, 19, 36–38, 61–66, 68–69, 72, 91–95, 100, 110, 150– 153, 182–83, 205–12, 219–24 Freud, Sigmund, xv, 103–4, 106, 163 Frontier, the, 29, 39–40, 50–51, 58–59 Frost, Joe L., 165 Games, 6, 17, 23, 31, 32–33, 34, 35, 38, 41, 46, 47–48, 51–52, 53, 59, 60, 61...

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