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dc.contributor.editorSleight, Simon
dc.contributor.editorAlexander, Kristine
dc.description.abstractThis open access volume of A Cultural History of Youth, The Modern Age, explores the cultural history of youth from 1920 to the present day. With each chapter dedicated to a specific theme, it covers concepts of youth; spaces and places; education and work; leisure and play; emotions, gender, sexuality and the body; belief and ideology; authority and agency; war and conflict and towards a world history. Readers can trace one theme throughout history using all six volumes, or can gain an in-depth understanding of an individual period. A Cultural History of Youth presents historians, scholars and students of related fields with a comprehensive and interdisciplinary overview of youth from ancient times to modernity. With six highly illustrated volumes covering 2,500 years, they each focus on a specific period; Antiquity, the Medieval Age, the Renaissance, the Enlightenment, the Age of Empire and the Modern Age. The open access edition of this book is available under a CC-BY-ND 3.0 license on Open access was funded by The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.
dc.relation.ispartofseriesThe Cultural Histories Series
dc.rightsopen access
dc.subject.otherCultural History;Social History;Youth;Childhood Studies;Modern Age;Post-War
dc.subject.otherthema EDItEUR::N History and Archaeology::NH History::NHB General and world history
dc.subject.otherthema EDItEUR::N History and Archaeology
dc.subject.otherthema EDItEUR::3 Time period qualifiers::3M c 1500 onwards to present day::3MP 20th century, c 1900 to c 1999
dc.subject.otherthema EDItEUR::N History and Archaeology::NH History::NHT History: specific events and topics::NHTB Social and cultural history
dc.subject.otherthema EDItEUR::J Society and Social Sciences::JB Society and culture: general::JBC Cultural and media studies::JBCC Cultural studies
dc.titleA Cultural History of Youth in the Modern Age
oapen.relation.isFundedBySocial Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
oapen.imprintBloomsbury Publishing (UK)

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