[URBANTH-L]CFP: Youth Culture/s in Europe (UK)
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Wed Sep 27 13:44:59 EDT 2006
Youth Culture/s in Europe
CALL FOR PAPERS
A One-Day Conference to be held on 29th June 2007 at Loughborough
The conference is sponsored by the Journal of Contemporary European
Studies and seeks to provide a forum for critical, interdisciplinary
debate on discourses of youth cultures in European countries.
Contributions from a wide variety of perspectives are encouraged,
either as single country or comparative studies, such as:
- Youth culture and /class/gender/race
- Youth culture as political contestation
- Consumption and cultural resistance
- Cultural practice and commodification
- Immigrant youth culture
- Youth-specific media
- Boys and the 'feminisation' of education
- 'Girl power'
- Youth as 'key to the future'
- Youth and crime
- Global youth culture
- Spaces of youth culture
- Poverty and unemployment
To find out more about the JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY EUROPEAN STUDIES,
please visit the journal website at:
Proposals for papers of approx. twenty minutes in length are invited on
any aspect of this topic.
Proposals, including a 200-400 word abstract, should be sent by 30th
October 2006 to the organizers at the following address:
Department of Politics, International Relations & European Studies
M.M.Worsching at lboro.ac.uk
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