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Sociology of Youth

Code: 175369
ECTS: 4.0
Lecturers in charge: izv. prof. dr. sc. Gorana Bandalović
Lecturers: izv. prof. dr. sc. Gorana Bandalović - Seminar
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
Seminar 15
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
Description:
Course objectives: Introduction to basic characteristics of social position and orientation of youth in contemporary society, sociological theories of marginal groups, youth subcultures and alternative movements, youth activism.

Course content:
- Introduction - presentation of program, literature, method, exams (1 hour)
- Youth in historical and social context (2 hours)
- Review of sociological theories of youth (2 hours)
- Basic characteristics of youth culture (2 hours)
- Adolescent Studies - key definitions, concepts, principles (2 hours)
- Changes in transition to adulthood (2 hours)
- Youth Identity (2 hours)
- 1st colloquium (1 hour)
- Youth sexual practices (2 hours)
- Youth in civil society and local community (2 hours)
- Youth in the age of globalization (2 hours)
- Youth activism (2 hours)
- Lifestyle of young people in Croatia; youth leisure (2 hours)
- Sociological theories of marginal groups (2 hours)
- The concept of counterculture, subculture and alternative movements (2 hours)
- 2nd colloquium (1 hour)
- Final lecture and evaluation (1 hour)
Literature:
  1. Furlong, A: Youth Studies: An Introduction
  2. Haenfler, R: Subcultures: The Basics
  3. Ilišin, V., Bouillet, D.; Gvodanović, A., Potočnik, D: Mladi u vremenu krize
  4. Perasović, B: Urbana plemena
  5. Savage, J: Teenage: The Creation of Youth Culture
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