Youth In Transition: Eastern Europe and the West

Paperback | February 15, 2009

byKen Roberts

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Young people in Eastern Europe are more advanced in some global trends than in the west. This original approach to youth studies explores life transitions, covering all aspects of young people's lives from education and work to family and leisure. Written by a popular author, this engaging book is key reading for all students of youth studies.

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Young people in Eastern Europe are more advanced in some global trends than in the west. This original approach to youth studies explores life transitions, covering all aspects of young people's lives from education and work to family and leisure. Written by a popular author, this engaging book is key reading for all students of youth ...

KEN ROBERTS is Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work Studies at the University of Liverpool, UK. He is the author of many books, including Leisure and Lifestyle, Leisure in Contemporary Society 2e, Class in Modern Britain and The Leisure Industries. He is a former chair of the World Leisu...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:243 pages, 9 × 6.1 × 0.6 inPublished:February 15, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230214444

ISBN - 13:9780230214446

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Labour Markets
Education
Individualization and the Reflexive Self
Family and Housing Transitions and Gender Divisions
Leisure
Class Divisions
Politics
Conclusion: Global Youth in the 21st Century