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'Opting in to (and out of) childhood: young people, sex and the media'

Buckingham, D and Bragg, Sara (2005). 'Opting in to (and out of) childhood: young people, sex and the media'. In: Qvortrup, J. ed. Studies in Modern Childhood: Society, Agency, Culture. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 59–77.

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Abstract

A chapter in a study in which high profile researchers contribute to the burgeoning field of the social studies of childhood with original and often surprising perspectives and approaches. With chapters on children's agency in small worlds and childhood's placement in large scale relationships, the book shows not only the variety of childhood(s), but also suggests that much is common in a generational context.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 1-4039-3933-0, 978-1-4039-3933-3
Keywords: Child development ; media; sex role
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Childhood, Development and Learning
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 16397
Depositing User: Wendy Hunt
Date Deposited: 15 Jun 2009 15:05
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:29
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/16397
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