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By Jens Qvortrup

During this quantity, visitor editor Qvortrup brings jointly contributions representing structural, historic, and comparative views at the learn of kids and early life. right here, youth is conceived as a structural characteristic of society, topic to the good and altering forces of the bigger social context, and related throughout time and cultures. Such views were rather under-represented within the 'New Sociology of youth' which has tended either to emphasize kid's employer, and to prefer ethnographic equipment of inquiry. The sequence editors are happy to extend and liven up the foci of Sociological reviews of kids and early life with this quantity edited by means of the across the world popular Danish Sociologist Jens Qvortrup, the 1st non-U.S. editor within the sequence' background.

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