Boy Culture: An Encyclopedia, Volume 1
Shirley R. Steinberg, Michael Kehler, Lindsay Cornish
ABC-CLIO, 2010 - Social Science - 527 pages
In this two-volume set, a series of expert contributors look at what it means to be a boy growing up in North America, with entries covering everything from toys and games, friends and family, and psychological and social development.
* 166 entries on specific aspects of boyhood life in North America today, ranging from boy-centered toys, games, and media to issues of masculinity and confusing notions of manhood
* Expert contributors from a variety of academic and professional disciplines, providing insight into a range of issues related to the lives of North American boys
* Bibliographic listings of works cited and further reading in print and online
* A comprehensive index