Feminism & Youth Culture


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This edition of Feminism & Youth Cluture brings together six essays from the original edition with two co-authored pieces and a new introduction and concluding chapter that considers the changes in the 1980s and 1990s years impacting on young women. The book ranges across an important spectrum of topics: from teenage sexuality; young mothers and girls’ magazines; to the role of feminism and the politics of feminist research. Contents: Introduction – a West Midlands memoir; girls and subcultures, with J. Garber; settling accounts with subcultures – a feminist critique; the culture of working class girls; "Jackie" magazine – romantic individualism and the teenage girl; rock and sexuality, with S. Frith; teenage mothers – a new social state; moral panics in multi-mediated social worlds, with S. Thornton; sweet smell of success? new ways of being young women.

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Weight 339 g
Dimensions 15.5 × 23 × 1.92 cm