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How can sociology inform our understanding of young people's experiences? Introducing core theories by drawing on a range of cultural resources - from pioneering research to genre-defining films - this book demonstrates how a sociological imagination can enhance informal educational and social welfare approaches to work with young people.

About the Author

DR. SIMON BRADFORD is Reader in Social Science at Brunel University, UK. His main research interests lie in social policy initiatives that affect young people, the history and organisation of professional work in the public services (particularly in education services) and the sociology of youth and youth culture.

Table of Contents

Sociology Matters: Sociological Perspectives and Young People

Growing Up in the Present: From 1945 to the 2000s

Growing Up in Public and Private: Youth, Transition and Identity-making

Being Similar and Different: Young People and Social Difference

Being Social: Complying and Transgressing

Being Somewhere: Youth, Space and Place

Living in a World of Change and Constancy: Globalisation, Citizenship and Young People

Does Sociology Matter?

Product Details

ISBN:
9780230237988
Author:
Bradford, Simon
Publisher:
Palgrave MacMillan
Subject:
Sociology | Social Work
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Volunteer Work
Subject:
Social Work
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20121031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
6 b/w line drawings, 14 b/w tables
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.125 in

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Business » Accounting and Finance
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Medical Specialties
History and Social Science » Sociology » General
History and Social Science » Sociology » Social Work
Humanities » Philosophy » General

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