Toys as History: Ethnic Images and Cultural Change

Toys as History: Ethnic Images and Cultural Change

Pamela B. Nelson


Notes

1 Henry Glassie, "Meaningful Things and Appropriate Myths: The Artifact's Place in American Studies," in Material Life in America 1600-1860, ed. Robert Blair St. George (Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1988), 76.

2 T.J. Jackson Lears, "The Concept of Cultural Hegemony: Problems and Possibilities," American Historical Review 90:3 (June 1985), 574.

3 G. Stanley Hall, Study of Dolls (Worcester, MA: T. Kellogg & Co., 1897).

4 Bernard Mergen, Play and Playthings: A Reference Guide (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1982), 214.

5 "Hasbro Bradley Scores with Its 'Terror' Toys. . . ,"The Wall Street Journal, Dec. 13, 1984.