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TitleBalancing acts : youth culture in the global city
Author Natasha Kumar Warikoo
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011
Descript xviii, 224 p. ; 23 cm


Understanding cultural incorporation -- Music and style: Americanization or globalization? -- Racial authenticity, "acting black," and cultural consumption -- Two types of racial discrimination: adult exclusion and peer bullying -- Positive attitudes and (some) negative behaviors -- Balancing acts: peer status and academic orientations -- Ethnic and racial boundaries -- Explaining youth cultures, improving academic achievement

Youth -- Social life and customs -- Cross-cultural studies Children of immigrants -- Cross-cultural studies High school students -- Social life and customs -- Cross-cultural studies Assimilation (Sociology) Academic achievement -- Cross-cultural studies Group identity -- Cross-cultural studies

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