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Youth Cultures in the Age of Global Media free pdf This book provides a timely reappraisal of youth cultures in contemporary times. From the Birmingham School to the youthscapes of South Korea, this unique collection explores the impact of globalization and new technologies on youth cultures in contrasting geographic locations. Drawing on international examples of youth cultural formations in the UK, the USA, Russia, Spain, South Korea and India, the book profiles the best of new research in youth studies written by leading scholars in the field. Acknowledging the past to explore the present, the book is a landmark publication in the rich history of research on the expressive cultures of young people, reframing 'resistance' and 'ritual' to offer fresh insights into the meaning and significance of youth cultures on a global stage.

About David Buckingham

David Buckingham is Professor of Communications and Media Studies at Loughborough University, UK. His recent books include Beyond Technology: Children's Learning in the Age of Digital Culture, Video Cultures: Media Technology and Everyday Creativity, and The Material Child: Growing Up in Consumer Culture. Sara Bragg is Senior Research Fellow in the Education Research Centre at the University of Brighton, UK. She is co-author of Young People, Sex and the Media (with David Buckingham) and co-editor of Children and Young People's Cultural Worlds (with Mary Jane Kehily). Mary Jane Kehily is Professor of Childhood and Youth Studies at the Open University, UK. She is the author of Sexuality, Gender and Schooling- Making Modern Mothers (with Rachel Thomson, Lucy Hadfield and Sue Sharpe) and Gender, Youth and Culture (with Anoop Nayak).

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Author : David Buckingham
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 05 February 2014
ISBN : 1137008148
EAN : 9781137008145
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 312 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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