Becoming Human: The Matter of the Medieval Child

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"Becoming Human argues that human identity was articulated and extended across a wide range of textual, visual, and artifactual assemblages from the twelfth to the fifteenth centuries. J. Allan Mitchell shows how the formation of the child expresses a manifold and mutable style of being. To be human is to learn to dwell among a welter of things. A searching and provocative historical inquiry into human becoming, the book presents a set of idiosyncratic essays on embryology and infancy, play and games, and manners, meals, ...

Becoming Human: The Matter of the Medieval Child 2014, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis

ISBN-13: 9780816689972

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Becoming Human: The Matter of the Medieval Child 2014, University of Minnesota Press

ISBN-13: 9780816689965

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