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Getting Started: Transition To Adulthood In Great Britain

Getting Started: Transition To Adulthood In Great Britain

by Alan C. Kerckhoff

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This book provides evidence of the significance of a society's structure and normative definitions in giving shape to one part of the life course, examining closely a major period of life course transition, the move from adolescence to adulthood in Great Britain.

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ISBN-13: 9780429722240
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/20/2019
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 216
File size: 4 MB

About the Author

Kerckhoff, Alan C.

Table of Contents

Foreword — Preface — Social Mobility and the Transition to Adulthood in Comparative Perspective — An Overview of the British Educational System — Conceptualization and Methods of Analysis — Leaving School and Entering the Labor Force — Becoming Independent: Leaving Home, Cohabitation, Marriage, and Parenthood — Settling In: The Early Years in the Labor Force — Shaping the Life Course — Appendix

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