Choice, Pathways and Transitions Post-16: New Youth, New Economies in the Global City [NOOK Book]

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This internationally appealing book is based on a two-year case study of a group of young people as they move through their final year of mandatory schooling in the UK.
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Choice, Pathways and Transitions Post-16: New Youth, New Economies in the Global City

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Overview

This internationally appealing book is based on a two-year case study of a group of young people as they move through their final year of mandatory schooling in the UK.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781135403973
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 11/5/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 208
  • File size: 4 MB

Table of Contents

1. Landscapes of choice - horizons for action

2. The research and the young people: working in the 'ruins'

3. Making and escaping identity: Amma and Michael, Rena and Delisha

4. At risk of social exclusion: Debra and Ayesha

5. Learning fatigue, 'choice biographies', and leisure: Aaron, Lucy, and Anne

6. In a class of their own: classifying and classified - identity and the science of infinite distinctions: Rachel, Kirsty, Lucy and Agesh

7. Just 'ordinary' young men: Luke and Jordan

8. Lost in time and space? 'Drafting' a life - 'just' and 'not yet': Jolene, Fiona, Daryl and Warren

9. Futures 'on hold': Gabrielle, Gillian, Carlene and Mehalet

10. Constructing new futures? Different kinds of optimism: Rees and Wayne

11. Themes and issues and 'overburdened representations'

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