skip to content
What's happening to our boys? Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

What's happening to our boys?

Author: Maggie Hamilton
Publisher: Camberwell, Vic. : Viking, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Following the success of What's Happening to Our Girls?, this book investigates a wide range of the challenges boys and young men face as they grow up in the early 21st century. These include things such as increasing pressure on young boys to buy into consumerist culture, their exposure to violent video games, early sexualisation and exposure to pornography, the particular risks they face as young drivers, drugs  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maggie Hamilton
ISBN: 9780670073931 0670073938
OCLC Number: 614186038
Notes: Cover subtitle: At risk: how the new technologies, drugs and alcohol, peer pressure and porn affect our boys.
Description: ix, 310 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Maggie Hamilton.

Abstract:

Following the success of What's Happening to Our Girls?, this book investigates a wide range of the challenges boys and young men face as they grow up in the early 21st century. These include things such as increasing pressure on young boys to buy into consumerist culture, their exposure to violent video games, early sexualisation and exposure to pornography, the particular risks they face as young drivers, drugs and alcohol, mental health issues, safety on the internet, and bullying.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/614186038> # What's happening to our boys?
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "614186038" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/vra> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/508162015#Place/camberwell_vic> ; # Camberwell, Vic.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BJ1671> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/508162015#Topic/teenage_boys_drug_use> ; # Teenage boys--Drug use
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1145392> ; # Teenage boys--Sexual behavior
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/508162015#Topic/teenage_boys_sexual_behavior> ; # Teenage boys--Sexual behavior
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1145380> ; # Teenage boys--Drug use
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.23081/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/508162015#Topic/teenagers_social_conditions> ; # Teenagers--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/508162015#Topic/teenage_boys_conduct_of_life> ; # Teenage boys--Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1145648> ; # Teenagers--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1145377> ; # Teenage boys--Conduct of life
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/91978089> ; # Maggie Hamilton
    schema:datePublished "2010" ;
    schema:description "Following the success of What's Happening to Our Girls?, this book investigates a wide range of the challenges boys and young men face as they grow up in the early 21st century. These include things such as increasing pressure on young boys to buy into consumerist culture, their exposure to violent video games, early sexualisation and exposure to pornography, the particular risks they face as young drivers, drugs and alcohol, mental health issues, safety on the internet, and bullying."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/508162015> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "What's happening to our boys?"@en ;
    schema:productID "614186038" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/614186038#PublicationEvent/camberwell_vic_viking_2010> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/508162015#Agent/viking> ; # Viking
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670073931> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/614186038> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/508162015#Place/camberwell_vic> # Camberwell, Vic.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Camberwell, Vic." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1145377> # Teenage boys--Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Teenage boys--Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1145380> # Teenage boys--Drug use
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Teenage boys--Drug use"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1145392> # Teenage boys--Sexual behavior
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Teenage boys--Sexual behavior"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1145648> # Teenagers--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Teenagers--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/91978089> # Maggie Hamilton
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1953" ;
    schema:familyName "Hamilton" ;
    schema:givenName "Maggie" ;
    schema:name "Maggie Hamilton" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670073931>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0670073938" ;
    schema:isbn "9780670073931" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.