Framing Youth: 10 Myths About the Next Generation

Framing Youth: 10 Myths About the Next Generation

by Mike A Males
     
 

Teens must be controlled: that's the prevailing picture of youth presented in themedia and by government officials. In this whirlwind tour of common myths, Mike Males shows you what teens are really like, and what they really need. Among the myths exposed: recent school shootings illustrated that today's youth are more violent than their parents' generation; today's…  See more details below

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Teens must be controlled: that's the prevailing picture of youth presented in themedia and by government officials. In this whirlwind tour of common myths, Mike Males shows you what teens are really like, and what they really need. Among the myths exposed: recent school shootings illustrated that today's youth are more violent than their parents' generation; today's youth are America's worst generation ever; teen alcohol and drug abuse are "epidemic" even as adult problems are decreasing; and many more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567511482
Publisher:
Common Courage Press
Publication date:
07/01/2002
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

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