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

Murray Milner

2004

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  • Title:
    Freaks, geeks, and cool kids : American teenagers, schools, and the culture of consumption
  • Author: Murray Milner
  • Description: 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.
  • Local Note: acq2005soc
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Publisher: New York : Routledge
  • Format: xiv, 305 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 0415948304 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Subjects: Teenagers; Teenage consumers
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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