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On my honor : Boy Scouts and the making of American youth

Author: Jay Mechling
Publisher: Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Highlights the key rituals and activities that shape the Boy Scouts organization, and critiques its role in turning boys into men.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jay Mechling
ISBN: 0226517047 9780226517049
OCLC Number: 46729375
Description: xxv, 323 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jay Mechling.
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Explores the folk customs of adolescent young men in in the Boy Scouts of America during a summer encampment in California's Sierra Nevadas. Based on research and interviews with members of a single  Read more...

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