Teen Life in Europe (Teen Life around the World Series)by Shirley R. Steinberg
This reference provides country-by-country descriptions of teen life and culture in 12 European nations. Editor Steinberg opens the volume with a discussion of the social construction of adolescence. Each chapter employs a common format to facilitate comparisons between the lives of youth in different countries. Coverage includes such topics as daily activities, family life, food, education, entertainment, and religious practices. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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Shirley R. Steinberg is an Associate Professor of Education and the Program Chair of Graduate Literacy at Brooklyn College. She is the author and editor of many books and articles, including Multi/Intercultural Conversations: A Reader and 19 Urban Questions: Teaching in the City.
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