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Youth Cultures in the Age of Global Media

Buckingham, David; Bragg, Sara and Kehily, Mary eds. (2014). Youth Cultures in the Age of Global Media. Studies in Childhood and Youth. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

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Abstract

This book provides a timely reappraisal of youth cultures in contemporary times. From the Birmingham School to the youthscapes of South Korea, this unique collection explores the impact of globalisation and new technologies on youth cultures in contrasting geographic locations. Drawing on international examples of youth cultural formations in the UK, US, Russia, Spain, South Korea and India, the book profiles the best of new research in youth studies written by leading scholars in the field. Acknowledging the past to explore the present, the book is a landmark publication in the rich history of research on the expressive cultures of young people, reframing ‘resistance’ and ‘ritual’ to offer fresh insights into the meaning and significance of youth cultures on a global stage.

Item Type: Edited Book
Copyright Holders: 2014 Selection introduction and editorial matter David Buckinhgam, Sara Bragg and Mary Jane Kehily, Individual chapters - respective authors
ISBN: 1-137-00814-8, 978-1-137-00814-5
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetBased on ESRC seminar series
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: 32194
Depositing User: Sara Bragg
Date Deposited: 03 Feb 2012 10:03
Last Modified: 23 May 2014 13:38
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/32194
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