It goes without saying that childhood has changed in recent decades. A recent German study suggests that those cultural and societal shifts you can see so starkly in an episode of "Stranger Things" might be about more than the rise and fall of shopping malls and walkie talkies. Psychology researchers from the Universities of Münster and Osnabrück wondered if they could spot differences between childrens' drawings in 2015 and 1977. If 8-year-olds drew women differently in 2015 than in 1977, what would that mean about how society had changed?
But Why the Difference?
Written by Kelsey Donk August 20, 2019
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