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Inventing modern adolescence [electronic resource] : the children of immigrants in turn-of-the-century America / Sarah E. Chinn.

By: Chinn, Sarah E.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Rutgers series in childhood studies: Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2009Description: 1 online resource (xi, 199 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780813545950 (electronic bk.); 0813545951 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Children of immigrants -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Conflict of generations -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Adolescence -- United States -- History -- 20th century | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Children's Studies | Jugend | Generationskonflikt | Einwanderer | Generation 2 | USA | Einwanderer | Kind | Generationenkonflikt | USA | adolescent -- immigr�e - deuxi�eme g�en�eration -- Etats-Unis -- 19e s. (fin) / 20e s. (d�ebut) | adolescent -- travailleur -- Etats-Unis -- 19e s. (fin) / 20e s. (d�ebut) | adolescence -- conflit de g�en�erations -- Etats-Unis -- 19e s. (fin) / 20e s. (d�ebut) | Geschichte 1900-2000Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Inventing modern adolescence.DDC classification: 305.23086/9120973 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
"Youth must have its fling" : the beginnings of modern adolescence -- Picturing labor : Lewis W. Hine, the child labor movement, and the meanings of adolescent work -- "Irreverence and the American spirit" : immigrant parents, American adolescents, and the invention of the generation gap -- "Youth demands amusement" : dancing, dance halls, and the exercise of adolescent freedom -- "Youth is always turbulent" : reinterpretations of adolescence from Bohemia to Samoa.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-191) and index.

"Youth must have its fling" : the beginnings of modern adolescence -- Picturing labor : Lewis W. Hine, the child labor movement, and the meanings of adolescent work -- "Irreverence and the American spirit" : immigrant parents, American adolescents, and the invention of the generation gap -- "Youth demands amusement" : dancing, dance halls, and the exercise of adolescent freedom -- "Youth is always turbulent" : reinterpretations of adolescence from Bohemia to Samoa.

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