Youth and Youth Cultures study guide for quiz 2

Youth and Youth Cultures study guide for quiz 2 - 1. a....

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1. a. During the period described in this chapter, what were some of the roles that school played in the lives of teenagers? -a place for higher education -a place for teenagers to have a social life -a place to meet friends and learn about “taboo” topics that parents would not discuss b. List some of the key differences in the experiences and treatment of teens based on social class, race and ethnicity Youths in the middle-class were more likely to be involved in relationships and be considered “popular” by high-school standards. They were able to afford the clothes, and finance the activities. They were able to have a much richer social life than those who were less financially stable. African Americans were unable to obtain the same schooling as whites. They were also racial discriminated against when it came to finding work. Even when they had proper schooling, they were usually beat out by whites. 2.
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This test prep was uploaded on 03/20/2008 for the course SOCIO don't rem taught by Professor Rothenberg during the Spring '07 term at Ithaca College.

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