Tag: adolescence

Book Review: The Truths of Monsters

Alissa Whitmore , June 27th, 2022


By Vivian Asimos Limpár, Ildikó (2021) The truths of monsters: coming of age with fantastic media. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc. Positioned in the intersections of Monster…


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Birth cohorts, biosocial theory, and the politics of developmental disruption by Dominique Béhague

Dominique Béhague , November 27th, 2020


How and with what consequences do young people push up against standardized views of “normal” and “healthy” development? To what extent can young people’s attempts to disrupt developmental…


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Burning down the house: When crisis becomes daily life in early-onset dementia by Silke Hoppe

Silke Hoppe , September 24th, 2018


For my doctoral research, I interviewed family members living with a loved one with early-onset dementia, a diagnosis that one receives under the age of 65. Jans, not…


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“42 steps.” SMS poetry from the school corridor

csabaracs , July 17th, 2015


In October 2014 I joined a school project that was about emphasizing the importance of poetry. Different student groups undertook the opportunity to reinterpret traditional poems via videos…


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Teenage views on Culture (Nordplus closing interviews, 2013)

csabaracs , July 13th, 2015


“Learning Skills for Sustainable Development” Date: 26th – 29th November, 2013 Venue: Riga State Gymnasium Nr. 2 Time for opening: on 26th November at 16.00 Closing: on 29th…


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“I’m crazy for the moment.” A quest for rituals #1

csabaracs , June 20th, 2015


„-T.: OMG! Doherty claims he’s clean. That’s not Doherty anymore. ”Sex, Drugs and rock’n’roll” prince of the 21th (sic) century is now dead to me. – T. added:…


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After knocking: Picturing youth itineraries

csabaracs , June 16th, 2015


Look at me and explain „who do you want to be in ten years?”. „I want to be a famous professor, living abroad. I want to publish a…


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‘Mellencamp’s classroom tape’

csabaracs , June 7th, 2015


John Mellencamp is one of my favorite rock singers. I find it fascinating how he depicts urban life. It is well-known that in his songs he delivers sharp…


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From a. to A.

csabaracs , May 1st, 2015


Introduction I would love telling tales from the city where the city served as a powerful stage for the different characters like in James Joyce’s ”Dubliners”. The city…


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