By Neil Sutherland

“So usually a long-awaited booklet is disappointing. fortunately such isn't the case with Sutherland’s masterpiece.” Robert M. Stamp, collage of Calgary, in The Canadian historic Review

“Sutherland’s paintings is destined to be a landmark in Canadian background, either as a primary in its specific box and as a regular reference text.” J. Stewart Hardy, college of Alberta, in Alberta magazine of academic Research

Such have been the reviewers’ reviews while Neil Sutherland’s groundbreaking ebook was once first released. Now reissued in Wilfrid Laurier collage Press’s new sequence “Studies in early life and relations in Canada,” with a brand new creation by way of sequence editor Cynthia Comacchio, this ebook continues to be suitable this present day. within the past due 19th century a brand new iteration of reformers devoted itself to a application of social development according to the greater upbringing of all young children. In Children in English-Canadian Society, Neil Sutherland examines, with a willing eye, the expansion of the general public wellbeing and fitness move and its numerous efforts at enhancing the well-being of kids.

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