Adelaide and Theodore: by Stephanie-Felicite De Genlis by Gillian Dow

By Gillian Dow

many of the theories Genlis adopts within the schooling of the eponymous childrens have their roots in Rousseau's "Emile". even though, Genlis herself urged that Rousseau knew little of the sensible schooling of youngsters. This paintings is put in the context of the overdue eighteenth-century debate on lady education.

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