Discusses the changing role of children in the United States from 1800-1970, focusing on the increasing conflict between child rearing and other activities of parents, the curtailment of child labor, and the decreasing importance of children as a source of old-age financial support for their parents.
David Stern et al.,
How Children Used to Work,
39 Law and Contemporary Problems
Available at: http://scholarship.law.duke.edu/lcp/vol39/iss3/5