Among established American institutions, few have been more successful or paradoxical than the Boy Scouts of America. David Macleod traces the social history of America in this scholarly account of the origins of the Boy Scouts and other character-building agencies, through which adults tried to restructure middle-class boyhood.
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David I. Macleod, professor of history at Central Michigan University, was involved with the Boy Scouts from ages eight through twenty. He is author of The Age of the Child: Children in American 1890–1920.
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Book Description Univ of Wisconsin Pr, 1983. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110299094006
Book Description Univ of Wisconsin Pr. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0299094006 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1009054
Book Description Univ of Wisconsin Pr, 1983. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0299094006