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  1. The Star and Celebrity Confessional

    Edited by Sean Redmond

    In this book the different manifestations, meanings, and processes of the star and celebrity confessional will be explored. The confessional is taken to be any moment in which a star, celebrity, or fan engages in revelatory acts that are considered to be authentic, heart-felt, and honest....

    Published December 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  2. Young People, Social Capital and Ethnic Identity

    Edited by Tracey Reynolds

    Series: Ethnic and Racial Studies

    Social capital and ethnicity are crucial to young people’s understandings of their social world. The strong bonding networks often assumed in ethnic groups suggest that individuals may prefer to be bonded to each other according to shared socio-cultural factors such as shared histories, memories,...

    Published November 8th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Key Themes in Youth Sport

    By Ken Green

    Key Themes in Youth Sport is a concise, easy to read guide to core concepts in the study of young people’s relationship with sport, exercise and leisure. Designed to help students get to grips with the basics and go on to master the central ideas and debates in contemporary youth sport, this...

    Published September 16th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Global Perspectives on Rural Childhood and Youth

    Young Rural Lives

    Edited by Ruth Panelli, Samantha Punch, Elsbeth Robson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    This collection of international research and collaborative theoretical innovation examines the socio-cultural contexts and negotiations that young people face when growing up in rural settings across the world. This book is strikingly different to a standard edited book of loosely...

    Published June 17th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Young People's Voices in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    Edited by Mary O'Sullivan, Ann MacPhail

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    How do children and young people experience and understand sport and physical activity? What value do they attach to physical education and physical literacy? This important new book attempts to engage more directly than ever before with the experiences of young people by placing the voices of the...

    Published June 6th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Young Offenders and the Law

    How the Law Responds to Youth Offending

    By Raymond Arthur

    How does the law deal with young offenders, and to what extent does the law protect and promote the rights of young people in conflict with the law? These are the central issues addressed by Young Offenders and the Law in its examination of the legal response to the phenomenon of youth offending,...

    Published May 6th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Young Citizens and New Media

    Learning for Democratic Participation

    Edited by Peter Dahlgren

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    This book integrates four distinct topics: young people, citizenship, new media, and learning processes. When taken together, these four topics merge to define an arena of social and research attention that has become compelling in recent years. The general international concern expressed of...

    Published March 17th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Lost Youth in the Global City

    Class, Culture, and the Urban Imaginary

    By Jo-Anne Dillabough, Jacqueline Kennelly

    Series: Critical Youth Studies

    What does it mean to be young, to be economically disadvantaged, and to be subject to constant surveillance both from the formal agencies of the state and from the informal challenge of competing youth groups? What is life like for young people living on the fringe of global cities in late...

    Published February 1st 2010 by Routledge

  9. Youth, Drugs, and Nightlife

    By Geoffrey Hunt, Molly Moloney, Kristin Evans

    Youth, Drugs, and Night Life examines the relationships between the electronic dance scene and drug use for young ravers and clubbers today. Based on over 300 interviews with ravers, DJ’s and promoters, Hunt, Moloney, and Evans examine the different social groupings that make up the scene. The...

    Published January 13th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Black Youth Matters

    Transitions from School to Success

    By Cecile Wright, P.J. Standen, Tina Patel

    Series: Critical Youth Studies

    How do young black students respond, resist, and work to transform their school experience? How do young people adapt, survive, and then succeed in spite of their negative school experience? For an increasing number of marginalized black youth, the paths to social success can actually lie outside...

    Published December 1st 2009 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Gender, Drugs and Street Life: An Ethnography of a British Housing Estate
    By Kate O'Brien
    To Be Published January 31st 2015
  2. Young Homeless People and Urban Space
    By Emma Jackson
    To Be Published March 17th 2015
  3. Young Chinese in Urban China
    By Alex Cockain
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  4. Youth Street Gangs: A critical appraisal
    By David Brotherton
    To Be Published April 24th 2015
  5. Out of Sight
    By Robert McAuley
    To Be Published April 29th 2015

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