Savage Girls and Wild Boys: A History of Feral Children
Publish date: January 1st 2002
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Pages no: 284
Edition language: English
The most dramatic point of the book is its cover - oh, and its lack of too many pages.
On to Hayes in Rome---Not sure quite what the goal was as this read wavered and had little overall conclusion but some was interesting and yet more makes me embarrassed for humankind.
This book is ostensibly about feral children throughout the ages. In reality, Newton is so enthralled with the philosophical and psychological possibilities of the *idea* of humans raised outside of society that he only talks about four children. Even when he is supposedly telling these disenfranc...