The Resource Everyday courage : the lives and stories of urban teenagers, Niobe Way

Everyday courage : the lives and stories of urban teenagers, Niobe Way

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Everyday courage : the lives and stories of urban teenagers
Title
Everyday courage
Title remainder
the lives and stories of urban teenagers
Statement of responsibility
Niobe Way
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Language
eng
Summary
What does it mean to be a teenager in an American city at the close of the twentieth century? How do urban surroundings affect the ways in which teens grow up, and what do their stories tell us about human development? In particular, how do the negative images of themselves on television and in the newspaper affect their perspectives about themselves? Psychologists typically have shown little interest in urban youth, preferring instead to generalize about adolescent development from studies of their middle-class, suburban counterparts. In Everyday Courage Niobe Way, a developmental psychologis
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EBLCP
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1963-
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Way, Niobe
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ796 .W325 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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JSTOR Open Access
Series statement
Qualitative Studies in Psychology
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  • Adolescence
  • Teenagers with social disabilities
  • Teenagers with social disabilities
  • Urban youth
  • Urban youth
  • Social Science
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Adolescence
  • Teenagers with social disabilities
  • Urban youth
  • United States
Label
Everyday courage : the lives and stories of urban teenagers, Niobe Way
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-302) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Interpreting narratives -- A study of urban youth -- Malcolm's story -- Voice and silence -- Desire and betrayal in friendships -- "I never put anyone in front of my mother" -- Maintaining a "positive attitude"/fearing death -- "Slacking up" in school -- Racism, sexism, and difference -- Eva's story
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (320 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814784891
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt8jx6hv
System control number
  • (OCoLC)782878072
  • (OCoLC)ocn782878072
Label
Everyday courage : the lives and stories of urban teenagers, Niobe Way
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-302) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Interpreting narratives -- A study of urban youth -- Malcolm's story -- Voice and silence -- Desire and betrayal in friendships -- "I never put anyone in front of my mother" -- Maintaining a "positive attitude"/fearing death -- "Slacking up" in school -- Racism, sexism, and difference -- Eva's story
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (320 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814784891
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt8jx6hv
System control number
  • (OCoLC)782878072
  • (OCoLC)ocn782878072

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