Studying Urban Youth Culture Primer

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Pub. Date: 2007-12-01
Publisher(s): Peter Lang Pub Inc
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This book provides a concise introduction to the practical and theoretical complexities of studying urban youth culture today. Looking across disciplines such as anthropology, sociology, and education, Dimitriadis explores the ways urban youth have been f

Author Biography

Greg Dimitriadis Associate Professor of Sociology of Education at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 3
Traditions of Studying Urban Youth Culture: From the Chicago School of Sociology to Cultural Studies and Beyondp. 25
Rethinking the Research Imaginary: Globalization and Multisited Ethnographic Approachesp. 81
Studying Urban Youth Culture: New Directionsp. 109
Looking Toward the Past and the Future: Making Methodsp. 129
Referencesp. 157
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