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The American adolescent, by David Gottlieb and Charles Ramsey

Label
The American adolescent
Title
The American adolescent
Statement of responsibility
by David Gottlieb and Charles Ramsey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
LC
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1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gottlieb, David
Dewey number
301.431
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ796
LC item number
.G668
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ramsey, Charles E
Series statement
Dorsey series in anthropology and sociology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adolescence
  • Youth
  • Adolescents
  • Adolescents
  • Adolescence
Label
The American adolescent, by David Gottlieb and Charles Ramsey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I. Adolescent society. ch.1 Adolescents and the adult world -- ch.2 The contemporary adolescent society. The emergence of a youth culture; A "poll" of scholars regarding youth culture; Some examples of youth culture in action: the adolescent as a consumer; The adolescent as a builder of school and community spirit; The adolescent as a responsible citizen; Summary and conclusions -- ch.3 Three case studies. Case study #1: Gang leader and college hero; Case study #2: From suburb to sorority; Case study #3: A negro in America -- ch.4 Subcultures: reflections on the adolescent world. Regional differences; Rural-urban differences; Religion; Negroes; Class and status; Summary and conclusions -- ch.5 Subcultures: relating to the adult world. The apprenticeship era; The adolescent rebellion; The cool generation; Summary and conclusions --
  • Part II. Transitional process. ch.6 Developmental tasks. Accepting one's physique; Accepting a masculine or feminine role and proper relations with both sexes; Emotional independence of parents and other adults; Achieving assurance of economic independence in selecting and preparing for an occupation; Developing intellectual skills and concepts necessary for civic competence; Preparing for marriage and family life; Summary. ch.7. Age and sex roles. Sex roles; Age roles: age grading; Year twelve; Year thirteen; Year fourteen; Year fifteen; Year sixteen; Summary -- ch.8 Occupational choice. Social structure and choice; Social trends and occupational choice; Occupational choice from the point of youth; Summary -- ch.9 Courtship and the romantic theme. Individual choice; Institutional settings encouraging early heterosexuality; Relationships; The mass media and romantic love; Selection of partners and the dating process; The sexual behavior of adolescents; Summary --
  • Part III. Areas of conflict and resolution. ch.10 Social control: relationships with peers and adults. Some variations in the behavior and values of youth: college student subcultures; Social control and the younger adolescent; Summary -- ch.11 Juvenile delinquency. Concern in the popular press: problems, some assumptions in popular literature on adolescence; Nature of delinquency and trends: nature of delinquency; Trends of delinquency; Factors in delinquency: delinquency as a gang behavior; The theory of differential association; The juvenile court; Summary -- ch.12 Minority group status and adolescent culture / by Francis A. J. Ianni. The Italo-American teenager: the immigrants and their children; Today's adolescent; Jewish teen-age culture: the second-generation Jew; Today's Jewish adolescent; The negro teenager: the position of the negro today; Negro delinquency and gang behavior; Minority group status and adolescent behavior: parent-youth relationships; Racial and ethnic differences in achievement motivation; Juvenile gang behavior as characteristic of racial and ethnic groups; Summary and discussion --
  • Part IV. Bridging the gap between adolescents and the world in which they live. ch.13 A review of youth programs. Social development; Programs of action for adolescents; the roles of parents and counselors; Summary -- ch.14 The student education corpe: a case study of a partial solution; Inception of the organization - facts and figures; What they did; Implications
Control code
528997
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 281 pages
Lccn
64017255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)356583
Label
The American adolescent, by David Gottlieb and Charles Ramsey
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I. Adolescent society. ch.1 Adolescents and the adult world -- ch.2 The contemporary adolescent society. The emergence of a youth culture; A "poll" of scholars regarding youth culture; Some examples of youth culture in action: the adolescent as a consumer; The adolescent as a builder of school and community spirit; The adolescent as a responsible citizen; Summary and conclusions -- ch.3 Three case studies. Case study #1: Gang leader and college hero; Case study #2: From suburb to sorority; Case study #3: A negro in America -- ch.4 Subcultures: reflections on the adolescent world. Regional differences; Rural-urban differences; Religion; Negroes; Class and status; Summary and conclusions -- ch.5 Subcultures: relating to the adult world. The apprenticeship era; The adolescent rebellion; The cool generation; Summary and conclusions --
  • Part II. Transitional process. ch.6 Developmental tasks. Accepting one's physique; Accepting a masculine or feminine role and proper relations with both sexes; Emotional independence of parents and other adults; Achieving assurance of economic independence in selecting and preparing for an occupation; Developing intellectual skills and concepts necessary for civic competence; Preparing for marriage and family life; Summary. ch.7. Age and sex roles. Sex roles; Age roles: age grading; Year twelve; Year thirteen; Year fourteen; Year fifteen; Year sixteen; Summary -- ch.8 Occupational choice. Social structure and choice; Social trends and occupational choice; Occupational choice from the point of youth; Summary -- ch.9 Courtship and the romantic theme. Individual choice; Institutional settings encouraging early heterosexuality; Relationships; The mass media and romantic love; Selection of partners and the dating process; The sexual behavior of adolescents; Summary --
  • Part III. Areas of conflict and resolution. ch.10 Social control: relationships with peers and adults. Some variations in the behavior and values of youth: college student subcultures; Social control and the younger adolescent; Summary -- ch.11 Juvenile delinquency. Concern in the popular press: problems, some assumptions in popular literature on adolescence; Nature of delinquency and trends: nature of delinquency; Trends of delinquency; Factors in delinquency: delinquency as a gang behavior; The theory of differential association; The juvenile court; Summary -- ch.12 Minority group status and adolescent culture / by Francis A. J. Ianni. The Italo-American teenager: the immigrants and their children; Today's adolescent; Jewish teen-age culture: the second-generation Jew; Today's Jewish adolescent; The negro teenager: the position of the negro today; Negro delinquency and gang behavior; Minority group status and adolescent behavior: parent-youth relationships; Racial and ethnic differences in achievement motivation; Juvenile gang behavior as characteristic of racial and ethnic groups; Summary and discussion --
  • Part IV. Bridging the gap between adolescents and the world in which they live. ch.13 A review of youth programs. Social development; Programs of action for adolescents; the roles of parents and counselors; Summary -- ch.14 The student education corpe: a case study of a partial solution; Inception of the organization - facts and figures; What they did; Implications
Control code
528997
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 281 pages
Lccn
64017255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)356583

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