In 1900, Swedish design reformer and social theorist Ellen Key published The Century of the Child , presaging the coming century as a period of intensified focus and progressive thinking around the rights, development and well-being of children. Taking inspiration from Key-and looking back through the twentieth century-this volume, published to accompany an exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art, examines individual and collective visions for the material world of children, from utopian dreams for the "citizens of the ...

Century of the Child: Growing by Design 1900-2000 2012, Museum of Modern Art

ISBN-13: 9780870708268