Youth Products

  • Surveillance, Childhood and Youth

    Ethical and Social Implications of New and Emerging Technologies

    By Emmeline Taylor, Tonya Rooney

    Bringing together leading scholars working within the field of new and emerging technologies and their application to children and childhood, this collection pays special attention to the ways in which technologies, when used as tools of surveillance, can alter the subjectivities and lived…

    Hardback – 2016-05-28 
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • Social Work with Children and Families

    Reflections of a Critical Practitioner

    By Steve Rogowski

    Professional social work has changed considerably over the last forty years coinciding with the demise of the social democratic consensus of the post-war years and the emergence and now domination of neoliberalism. Rather than the state through the government of the day ensuring citizens' basic…

    Hardback – 2016-05-18 
    Routledge

  • Families, Young People, Physical Activity and Health

    Critical Perspectives

    By Symeon Dagkas, Lisette Burrows

    The family is an important site for the transmission of knowledge and cultural values. Amidst claims that young people are failing to follow health advice, dropping out of sport and at risk of an ever-expanding list of lifestyle diseases, families have become the target of government interventions.…

    Hardback – 2016-05-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • The Subcultural Imagination

    Theory, Research and Reflexivity in Contemporary Youth Cultures

    Edited by Shane Blackman, Michelle Kempson

    The Subcultural Imagination discusses young adults in subcultures and examines how sociologists use qualitative research methods to study them. Through the application of the ideas of C. Wright Mills to the development of theory-reflexive ethnography, this book analyses the experiences of young…

    Hardback – 2016-05-11 
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Stigma 2.0

    Abuse, Insults and Mocking on the Internet

    By David Shulman

    Trolls, ranters, critics and teasers: the Internet teems with people who insult others. As the Internet has brought about a technological capacity for people to archive discrediting characteristics as though they are collectibles, to mock people with more representative power than has ever been…

    Hardback – 2016-04-28 
    Routledge
    Interactionist Currents

  • Body Work

    Youth, Gender and Health

    By Julia Coffey

    The rise of the health, beauty and fitness industries in recent years has led to an increased focus on the body. Body image, gender and health are issues of long-standing concern in sociology and in youth studies, but a theoretical and empirical focus on the body has been largely missing from this…

    Hardback – 2016-04-08 
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Young People and the Aesthetics of Health Promotion

    Beyond Reason, Rationality and Risk

    By Kerry Montero, Peter Kelly

    Health promotion with young people has largely been framed by theories of behaviour change to target ‘unsafe’, ‘unhealthy’ and/or ‘risky’ behaviours. These theories and models seek to encourage the development in young people of reasoned, rational and risk-aware personal strategies. This book…

    Hardback – 2016-03-31 
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Children, Nature, Cities

    By Ann Marie F. Murnaghan, Laura J. Shillington

    Why does the way we think about urban children and urban nature matter? This volume explores how dichotomies between nature/culture, rural/urban, and child/adult have structured our understandings about the place of children and nature in the city. By placing children and youth at the center of…

    Hardback – 2016-03-18 
    Routledge

  • Socialization: Parent–Child Interaction in Everyday Life

    By Sara Keel

    Adopting a conversation analytic approach informed by ethnomethodology, this book examines the process of socialization as it takes place within everyday parent-child interactions. Based on a large audio-visual corpus featuring footage families filmed extensively in their homes, the author focuses…

    Hardback – 2016-02-29 
    Routledge
    Directions in Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis

  • The Politics of Age and Disability in Contemporary Spanish Film

    Plus Ultra Pluralism

    By Matthew J. Marr

    The Politics of Age and Disability in Contemporary Spanish Film examines the onscreen construction of adolescent, elderly, and disabled subjects in Spanish cinema from 1992 to the present. Applying a dual lens of film analysis and theory drawn from the allied fields of youth, age, and disability…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Childhood, Family, Alcohol

    By Mark Jayne, Gill Valentine

    Drawing together international research from the fields of geography, alcohol studies, sociology, psychology and childhood studies, Jayne and Valentine explore children’s understandings and experiences of alcohol consumption and the role of alcohol in family life. Chapters address both…

    Paperback – 2015-12-28
    Routledge

  • Bourdieu and the Sociology of Music Education

    By Pamela Burnard, Ylva Hofvander Trulsson

    Pierre Bourdieu has been an extraordinarily influential figure in the sociology of music. For over four decades, his concepts have helped to generate both empirical and theoretical interventions in the field of musical study. His impact on the sociology of music taste, in particular, has been…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15
    Routledge

3Series in Youth

Product Search