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The Resource Freaks, geeks, and cool kids : American teenagers, schools, and the culture of consumption, Murray Milner, Jr

Freaks, geeks, and cool kids : American teenagers, schools, and the culture of consumption, Murray Milner, Jr

Label
Freaks, geeks, and cool kids : American teenagers, schools, and the culture of consumption
Title
Freaks, geeks, and cool kids
Title remainder
American teenagers, schools, and the culture of consumption
Statement of responsibility
Murray Milner, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Milner, Murray
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ796
LC item number
.M493 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Teenage consumers
Label
Freaks, geeks, and cool kids : American teenagers, schools, and the culture of consumption, Murray Milner, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-298) and index
Contents
Part 1. The puzzle and the tools -- Why do they behave like that? -- The tools for understanding -- Part 2. Explaining teens' behavior -- Fitting in, standing out, and keeping up -- Steering clear, hanging out, and hooking up -- Exchanges, labels, and put-downs -- Part 3. Why schools vary -- The pluralistic high school -- Other kinds of schools -- Part 4. Teen status systems and consumerism -- Creating consumers -- Consuming life -- Conclusions and implications
Control code
52819831
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 305 p.
Isbn
9780415948302
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003017145
Label
Freaks, geeks, and cool kids : American teenagers, schools, and the culture of consumption, Murray Milner, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-298) and index
Contents
Part 1. The puzzle and the tools -- Why do they behave like that? -- The tools for understanding -- Part 2. Explaining teens' behavior -- Fitting in, standing out, and keeping up -- Steering clear, hanging out, and hooking up -- Exchanges, labels, and put-downs -- Part 3. Why schools vary -- The pluralistic high school -- Other kinds of schools -- Part 4. Teen status systems and consumerism -- Creating consumers -- Consuming life -- Conclusions and implications
Control code
52819831
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 305 p.
Isbn
9780415948302
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003017145

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