In this two-volume set, a series of expert contributors look at what it means to be a boy growing up in North America, with entries covering everything from toys and games, friends and family, and psychological and social development. ac 166 entries on specific aspects of boyhood life in North America today, ranging from boy-centered toys, games, and media to issues of masculinity and confusing notions of manhood ac Expert contributors from a variety of academic and professional disciplines, providing insight into a range of issues related to the lives of North American boys ac Bibliographic listings of works cited and further reading in print and online ac A comprehensive indexWhile assisting in the day-to-day routine of machinery maintenance, rural boys observe their fathers consulting machinery manuals and machinery service guides. Through an apprenticeship of observation with their fathers, these rural boysanbsp;...
|Title||:||Boy Culture: An Encyclopedia [2 volumes]|
|Author||:||Shirley R. Steinberg, Michael Kehler, Lindsay Cornish|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2010-06-17|