Youth Products

  • Trends in Chinese Education

    Edited by Chen Hongjie, W. James Jacob

    This book considers a wide range of key developments and key areas of debate in China’s education system. Marketization, quality assurance, and issues of inequality and gender are all discussed, as are expansion in the primary, secondary and tertiary sectors, the impact of globalization, and the…

    Hardback – 2016-10-26 
    Routledge
    Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

  • Urban Music and Entrepreneurship

    Beats, Rhymes and Young People's Enterprise

    By Joy White

    Youth unemployment in the UK remains around the one million mark, with many young people from impoverished backgrounds becoming and remaining NEET (Not in Education, Employment, or Training). However, the NEET categorisation covertly disguises and obscures the significance of the diverse range of…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • British Untouchables

    A Study of Dalit Identity and Education

    By Paul Ghuman

    Dalits, formerly called 'untouchables', remain the most oppressed community in India, and indeed in South Asia and have, until recently, been denied human and civic rights. On emigration to the UK and other Western countries they faced a double disadvantage: caste discrimination and racial…

    Paperback – 2016-10-15 
    Routledge

  • What’s Happened To The University?

    A sociological exploration of its infantilisation

    By Frank Furedi

    The radical transformation that universities are undergoing today is no less far-reaching than the upheavals that it experienced in the 1960s. However today, when almost 50 per cent of young people participate in higher education, what occurs in universities matters directly to the whole of society…

    Paperback – 2016-09-23 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Youth and Young Adulthood

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Andy Furlong

    The second and completely revised edition of the Routledge Handbook of Youth and Young Adulthood draws on the work of leading academics from four continents in order to introduce up-to-date perspectives on a wide range of issues that affect and shape youth and young adulthood. It provides a…

    Hardback – 2016-09-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Queer Youth Suicide, Culture and Identity

    Unliveable Lives?

    By Rob Cover

    Despite increasing tolerance, legal protections against homophobia, and anti-discrimination policies throughout much of the western world, suicide attempts by queer youth remain relatively high. For over twenty years, research into queer youth suicide has debated reasons and risks, although it has…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge

  • Religious and Sexual Identities

    A Multi-faith Exploration of Young Adults

    By Andrew Kam-Tuck Yip, Sarah-Jane Page

    Presenting qualitative and quantitative findings on the lived experiences of around seven hundred young adults from Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Hindu, Buddhist, Sikh and mixed-faith backgrounds, Religious and Sexual Identities provides an illuminating and nuanced analysis of young adults’…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge

  • Multifaceted Identity of Interethnic Young People

    Chameleon Identities

    By Sultana Choudhry

    The number of interethnic individuals is one of the most striking demographic changes in Britain over the last decade. Demonstrating both that identity is fluid and multifaceted rather than fixed, and that people of Asian,Black,Chinese and White interethnic backgrounds do not necessarily experience…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge

  • Children in the Online World

    Risk, Regulation, Rights

    By Elisabeth Staksrud

    What is online risk? How can we best protect children from it? Who should be responsible for this protection? Is all protection good? Can Internet users trust the industry? These and other fundamental questions are discussed in this book. Beginning with the premise that the political and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge

  • The Architectures of Childhood

    Children, Modern Architecture and Reconstruction in Postwar England

    By Roy Kozlovsky

    Between 1935 and 1959, the architecture of childhood was at the centre of architectural discourse in a way that is unique in architectural history. Some of the seminal projects of the period, such as the Secondary Modern School at Hunstanton by Peter and Alison Smithson, Le Corbusier’s Unité d’…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

  • A New Youth?

    Young People, Generations and Family Life

    By Elisabetta Ruspini

    Edited by Carmen Leccardi

    A New Youth? provides a cross-cultural perspective on the challenges and problems posed by young people's transition to adulthood. The authors address questions such as: What are the experiences of being young in different European countries? What can we learn about the differences of being young…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge

  • Surveillance Futures

    Social and Ethical Implications of New Technologies for Children and Young People

    By Emmeline Taylor, Tonya Rooney

    From birth to adulthood, children now find themselves navigating a network of surveillance devices that attempt to identify, quantify, sort and track their thoughts, movements and actions. This book is the first collection to focus exclusively on technological surveillance and young people.…

    Hardback – 2016-08-11
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

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