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Childhood, Youth And Social Change : A Comparative Perspective - Lynne Chisholm

Childhood, Youth And Social Change

A Comparative Perspective

By: Lynne Chisholm (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 11th October 1990
ISBN: 9781850006503
Number Of Pages: 288

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The English language version of proceedings of a bilateral UK/FRG conference held at Philipps Universitaet, Marburg. The theme of this conference was the examination of childhood and youth as life-stages in the context of contemporary social and cultural change, with an eye to future developments.

Childhood and youth studies in the United Kingdom and West Germany - an introduction
What does the future hold? youth and socio-cultural change in the FRG
A sharper lens or a new camera? youth research, young people and social change in Britain
Persons in their own right - children and sociology in the UK
Growing up in the Eighties - changes in the social biography in the FRG
Schooling and economic life in the UK
Caught between standardization and disintergration - changes in the life-phase "Youth" in West Germany since 1945
The shifting sands of a social contract - young people in the transition between school and work
Beyond individualization - what sort of social change?
Patriachy for children - on the stability of power relations in children's lives
Illusory equality - discipline-based anticipatory socialisation and the reproduction of social inequalities at university
Youth, race and language in contemporary Britain - deconstructing ethnicity?
How "Black" are the German Turks?, ethnicity, marginality and inter-ethnic relations for young people of Turkish origin in the FRG
Changing leisure and cultural patterns among British youth
West German youth cultures at the close of the Eighties
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ISBN: 9781850006503
ISBN-10: 1850006504
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 11th October 1990
Publisher: FALMER PR
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 1.75
Weight (kg): 0.58
Edition Number: 1