Crossings to Adulthood

How Diverse Young Americans Understand and Navigate Their Lives

Edited by Teresa Toguchi Swartz, University of Minnesota; Douglas Hartmann, University of Minnesota, and Rubén G. Rumbaut, University of Minnesota

Status: 
€119,00
$139.00
ISBN13: 
9789004336469
E-ISBN: 
9789004345874
Publication Date: 
June 2017
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
314 pp.; incl. 8 tables
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ISSN: 
2212-9383
Volume: 
4

Edited by Elina Oinas, University of Helsinki, Henri Onodera, University of Helsinki, and Leena Suurpää, Finnish Youth Research Society

What Politics? Youth and Political Engagement in Africa examines the diverse experiences of being young in today’s Africa. It offers new perspectives to the roles and positions young people take to change their life conditions both within and beyond the formal political structures and institutions.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004322448
Expected: 
December 2017
€175,00
$201.00

Edited by Mark Muhannad Ayyash, Mount Royal University and Ratiba Hadj-Moussa, York University

This collection problematizes the relationship between protests and generations. It examines how the production of generations relates to mobilization, forms of protest, and the generation of memory. It explores genealogies of generational formations in popular protests in the Middle East, North...
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004338159
E-ISBN: 
9789004344518
Publication date: 
June 2017
€119,00
$139.00

Edited by Carles Feixa, University of Lleida, Carmen Leccardi, University of Milano-Bicocca, and Pam Nilan, University of Newcastle

This book engages with the experience of space and time in youth cultures across the world. Putting together contemporary case studies on young cosmopolitans, young glocals and young protesters in cities on five continents, it analyzes new agoras in global cities.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004225831
E-ISBN: 
9789004324589
Publication date: 
July 2016
€165,00
$198.00

Edited by Peter Kelly, RMIT University, Melbourne and Annelies Kamp, Dublin City University

Drawing on contemporary critical social theories and diverse methodologies, A Critical Youth Studies for the 21st Century explores the educational, employment, cultural and embodied issues that confront young people, and those who work with them, in a globalised world.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004243750
E-ISBN: 
9789004284036
Publication date: 
November 2014
€165,00
$210.00

Edited by Sarah Pickard, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris 3

Higher Education in the UK and the US: Converging University Models in a Global Academic World? compares current trends in two educational systems. It focuses on ideologies, structures, economics, marketisation, access, admittance and the student experience from an interdisciplinary perspective.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262744
E-ISBN: 
9789004262768
Publication date: 
May 2014
€121,00
$144.00