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Author Christerson, Brad.

Title Growing up in America : the power of race in the lives of teens / Brad Christerson, Korie L. Edwards, and Richard Flory
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2010


Description 1 online resource (xii, 201 pages)
Contents Family : learning authority, autonomy, and responsibility -- Peers : influencing attitudes, social acceptance, and personal relationships -- School : motivating achievement, aspirations, and opportunity -- Religion : developing beliefs, experiences, and practices
Summary Investigates how race and ethnicity influence the experiences of teens in four key social institutions--family, peer groups, school, and religious communities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Teenagers -- United States -- Social conditions
Teenagers -- United States -- Attitudes
Race -- Social aspects -- United States
Socialization -- United States
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Life Stages -- Adolescence.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Life Stages -- Teenagers.
Race -- Social aspects
Teenagers -- Attitudes
Teenagers -- Social conditions
United States
Form Electronic book
Author Edwards, Korie L.
Flory, Richard W.
LC no. 2009044479
ISBN 9780804774628