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Is modern childhood ending too soon?

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In the wake of a Netmums survey revealing that many parents feel modern childhood is over by the age of 12, Kate Bradley of Kent University puts their concerns into historical perspective. She argues that Netmums are 'mourning a golden age of childhood that never existed'.

Read Kate Bradley's opinion piece: Is modern childhood over too soon?

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