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The Resource The modern age : turn-of-the-century American culture and the invention of adolescence, Kent Baxter

The modern age : turn-of-the-century American culture and the invention of adolescence, Kent Baxter

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The modern age : turn-of-the-century American culture and the invention of adolescence
Title
The modern age
Title remainder
turn-of-the-century American culture and the invention of adolescence
Statement of responsibility
Kent Baxter
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Modern Age examines the discourses that have come to characterize adolescence and argues that commonplace views of adolescents as impulsive, conflicted, and rebellious are constructions inspired by broader cultural anxieties that characterized American society in early-twentieth-century America. The idea of adolescence, argues Kent Baxter, came into being because it fulfilled specific historical and cultural needs: to define a quickly expanding segment of the population, and to express concerns associated with the movement into a new era. Adolescence - a term that had little currenc
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digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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Baxter, Kent
Dewey number
305.2350973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ796
LC item number
.B3434 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alger, Horatio
  • Stratemeyer, Edward
  • Adolescence
  • Adolescence
  • Teenagers
  • Teenagers
  • Teenagers
  • Teenagers
  • Alger, Horatio
  • Stratemeyer, Edward
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Adolescence
  • Criticism and interpretation
  • Teenagers
  • Teenagers
  • United States
  • Jeugdcultuur
  • Adolescentie
  • Verenigde Staten
Label
The modern age : turn-of-the-century American culture and the invention of adolescence, Kent Baxter
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Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-178) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
New kids on the block : school reform, the juvenile court, and demographic change at the turn of the century -- G. Stanley Hall, Margaret Mead, and the invention of adolescence -- Every vigorous race : age and Indian reform movements -- Playing Indian : the rise and fall of the Woodcraft youth movements -- Teen reading at the turn of the century (part I) : Horatio Alger -- Teen reading at the turn of the century (part II) : Edward Stratemeyer
Control code
609053821
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 185 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817380748
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609053821
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The modern age : turn-of-the-century American culture and the invention of adolescence, Kent Baxter
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-178) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
New kids on the block : school reform, the juvenile court, and demographic change at the turn of the century -- G. Stanley Hall, Margaret Mead, and the invention of adolescence -- Every vigorous race : age and Indian reform movements -- Playing Indian : the rise and fall of the Woodcraft youth movements -- Teen reading at the turn of the century (part I) : Horatio Alger -- Teen reading at the turn of the century (part II) : Edward Stratemeyer
Control code
609053821
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 185 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817380748
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609053821
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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