Young People And Social Change

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McGraw-Hill International, Dec 1, 2006 - Social Science - 185 pages
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Table of contents - Introduction; The risk society; Change and continuity in education ; Social change and labour market transitions ; Changing patterns of dependency ; Leisure and lifestyles ; Health risks in late modernity ; Crime and insecurity ; Polit
  

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Contents

Chapter 1 The risk society
1
Chapter 2 Change and continuity in education
13
Chapter 3 Social change and labour market transitions
34
Chapter 4 Changing patterns of dependency
53
Chapter 5 Leisure and lifestyles
71
Chapter 6 Health risks in late modernity
87
Chapter 7 Crime and insecurity
104
Chapter 8 Politics and participation
121
Chapter 9 The epistemological fallacy of late modernity
138
Notes
145
References
147
Author Index
173
Index
180
Back cover
186
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About the author (2006)

Andy Furlong is Professor of Youth, Education and Employment at the University of Glasgow.

Fred Cartmel is Lecturer and Researcher in the Youth, Education and Employment Research Unit at the University of Glasgow.

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