Teenage : the creation of youth culture
by Savage, Jon.
|Format:||Print Book 2007|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Fusing film, music, literature, diaries, fashion, and art, this epic cultural history from the author of England's Dreaming is an astonishing and surprising chronicle of modern life sure to appeal to pop culture fans.
ContentsHeaven and hell : Marie Bashkirtseff and Jesse Pomeroy
Nationalists and decadents : the European counterrevolution
Hooligans and Apaches : juvenile delinquency and the mass media
"A sudden vision of heaven" : L. Frank Baum and the dreamland of Oz
The American century : G. Stanley Hall and adolescence
Peter Pan and the Boy Scouts : imperial British youth
High school freshmen and factory fodder : American adolescence and industry
Wandervogel and neo-pagans : Europe's back-to-nature movements
Nickleodeons and animal dances : the American dream economy
Invocation : the European generation gap
Sacrifice : the war dead and the young against the old
The class of 1902 : juvenile delinquency and the Great War
Jazz bands and doughboys : American youth enters Europe
Postwar shocks : the fascisti, the German Bunde, and the woodcraft folk
Sheiks and shebas : the American youth market
The Cinderella complex : the problems of America's mass culture
The pursuit of pleasure : the bright young people
The soldiers of an idea : the Hitler youth
The Children's Army and the New Deal : American adolescents in the Depression
Biff boys and the red menace : the polarisation of British youth
Jitterbugs and ickies : American swing and youth consumerism
Conquerors and overlords : the Hitler youth at war and at home
Reluctant conscripts and socialist heroes : Britain youth at war
Sub-debs and GIs : American adolescents in school and in uniform
German swing kids and French zazous : swing in Nazi Europe
Zoot-suiters and victory girls : American unrest in 1943
The peaceful invaders : American soldiers and British youth
Helmuth Hübener, the White Rose, and Anne Frank : resistance in Nazi Europe
The arrival of the teenager : the launch of Seventeen
Year zero : the teenager triumphant.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
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-- 20th century.
Adolescence -- History -- 20th century.
Youth -- History -- 20th century.
Coming of age -- History -- 20th century.
Teenagers -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Teenagers -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Popular culture -- History -- 20th century.
Subculture -- History -- 20th century.
Social history -- 20th century.
|Publisher|| New York :Viking,2007
|Other Titles|| Creation of youth culture
xx, 551 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 470-523) and index.