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Author Giroux, Henry A.

Title The abandoned generation : democracy beyond the culture of fear / Henry A. Giroux.

Imprint New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Reitz  370.115 G445a, 2004    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st pbk ed.
Description xxii, 234 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction : War against youth in the post-9/11 era -- Public time versus emergency time : politics, terrorism, and the culture of fear -- Democracy, patriotism, and schooling after September 11 : critical citizens or unthinking patriots? -- Global capitalism and the return of the garrison state : rethinking hope in the age of in-security -- Leaving most children behind : public education under siege -- Teen girls' resistance and the disappearing social in Ghost world -- From manchild to baby boy : race and the politics of self-help -- Higher education, inc. : training students to be consumers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [198]-230) and index.
Note 35902004207441 c.1 Special Collec. Reitz. Gift of Charles Reitz.
Subject Critical pedagogy.
Youth -- United States -- Social conditions.
Politics and education.
Education -- Curricula.
Social justice.
Mass media and youth.
ISBN 1403965366

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