The Gilder Lehrman Institute is excited to offer two new Self-Paced Courses.
History of Childhood in America, led by Steven Mintz, University of Texas at Austin
Making Modern America, led by Margaret O’Mara, University of Washington
History of Childhood in America
This course places contemporary educational, legal, policy, and psychological thinking about childhood and current concerns about children’s well-being into a sweeping historical perspective. It examines childhood both as lived…