Youth Cultures in the Age of Global Media

  • David Buckingham
  • Sara Bragg
  • Mary Jane Kehily

Part of the Studies in Childhood and Youth book series (SCY)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Rethinking Youth Cultures in the Age of Global Media

    1. David Buckingham, Mary Jane Kehily
      Pages 1-18
  3. Theorizing Youth Cultures

  4. The Global and the Local

  5. Media and Consumption

  6. Participation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Elisabeth Soep
      Pages 169-185
  7. Politics

  8. Conclusion: Elusive ‘Youth’

    1. Sara Bragg, David Buckingham
      Pages 273-287
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 288-297

About this book


This book explores the impact of globalisation and new technologies on youth cultures around the world, from the Birmingham School to the youthscapes of South Korea. In a timely reappraisal of youth cultures in contemporary times, this collection profiles the best of new research in youth studies written by leading scholars in the field.


culture feminism girls globalization humour identity media studies Nation politics youth

Editors and affiliations

  • David Buckingham
    • 1
  • Sara Bragg
    • 2
  • Mary Jane Kehily
    • 3
  1. 1.Loughborough UniversityUK
  2. 2.University of BrightonUK
  3. 3.The Open UniversityUK

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