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Family relationships and troubled masculinities: the experience of young men in contact with care and welfare services

Robb, Martin; Featherstone, Brid; Ruxton, Sandy and Ward, Michael R.M. (2017). Family relationships and troubled masculinities: the experience of young men in contact with care and welfare services. In: O'Dell, Lindsay; Brownlow, Charlotte and Bertilsdotter-Rosqvist, Hanna eds. Different Childhoods: Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories. Abingdon, Oxfordshire: Routledge, pp. 72–84.

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Abstract

The chapter draws on the findings of a study exploring gender identities and practices in work with young men using social care services, to present an account of young men's family relationships that resists the reductive generalisations that characterise much current debate on the so-called 'problem' of boys.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2018 The Authors
ISBN: 1-138-65403-5, 978-1-138-65403-7
Keywords: young men; masculinities; family; relationships; social care
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care > Health and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Research Group: Health and Wellbeing PRA (Priority Research Area)
Item ID: 54169
Depositing User: Martin Robb
Date Deposited: 17 Apr 2018 14:44
Last Modified: 08 May 2019 13:37
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/54169
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