Feminism and Youth Culture brings together eight separate essays written by Angela McRobbie (Zoot Suits and Second-Hand Dresses, 1989) over a period of over ten years. Various themes include the effect of sexual inequality on the everyday lives of working-class girls; the blindness of male sociologists to questions of gender; the pressure on teenage girls to achieve idealized expectations of femininity; the pleasure of teenage femininity; and the pain of poverty arising from teenage motherhood. Feminism and Youth Culture represents both a broad and a detailed approach to an area of study that has been marginalized in the existing sociology of youth.
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Angela McRobbie lectures in sociology at Ealing College of Higher Education. Formerly at St. Martin's College of Art and Design, she is the editor of Zoot Suis and Second-Hand Dresses and a well-known critic and commentatotr of the contemporary scene.
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Book Description Routledge, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110044459114
Book Description Routledge, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0044459114
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