Video of a lecture on the family I gave last summer at the Academy of Ideas.
Slide One: ‘Parenting’ as a new word to describe family life.
Slide Two: Lenore Davidoff on family and identity.
Slide Three: Using and abusing the brain
Slide Four: The Victorian Family and the 21st Century Family?
Slide Five: Edmund Burke, Little Platoons
Slide Six: Peter Pan’s Mrs Darling, tidying up her children’s minds as they sleep
Slide Seven: Horkheimer, Authority and the Family
Slide Eight: Harry Harlow’s monkeys
Slide Nine: The 1960s
Slide Ten: Erich Fromm, the patricentric individual
Slide Eleven: Margaret Thatcher, public and private woman?
Slide Twelve: Gay Liberation Front Manifesto 1971
Slide Thirteen: Gay Liberation Front Manifesto 1971
Slide Fourteen: How families are living