Youth in Transition by Ken Roberts
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Youth in Transition
By Ken Roberts

Youth in Transition

In Eastern Europe and the West

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Youth in Transition by Ken Roberts

Book Description

Comparing youth in Eastern Europe and the West, this book offers an original insight into the changing lives of young people today.It is written by a respected and popular author. It deals with a hot topic in the area. It is accessible and engaging, with key terms, concepts and theories outlined clearly.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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Book Details

ISBN: 9780230214439
ISBN-10: 0230214436
Format: Hardback
(240mm x 160mm x 18mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 7-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Class in Contemporary Britain by Ken Roberts Class in Contemporary Britain, Paperback (February 2011)

Substantially re-written and updated, this new edition continues to highlight the importance of class to sociological study. Examining key theory and fascinating research, it now explores social mobility, class transformations and the importance of culture to class formation. This is invaluable reading for those studying class in modern Britain.

Youth in Transition by Ken Roberts Youth in Transition, Paperback (October 2008)

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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Author Biography - Ken Roberts

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 Leisure Research Commission and he is currently president of ISA RC13 (Sociology of Leisure). He was a member of the HEFCE RAE Panels for Sports-Related Studies in 1996 and 2001.

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