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The secret lives of boys: inside the raw emotional world of male teens

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Basic Books,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
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English
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Teenage boys have come a long way since the staid 1980s when they were all lumped into the Breakfast Club categories of Brains, Druggies, and Jocks. Crisscrossing the country?meeting with boys from different cultures, and socioeconomic backgrounds?journalist Malina Saval introduces readers to the next generation of male teens by creating new archetypes and redrawing the ever-expanding social map. The Secret Lives of Boys offers an uncensored look into boyhood that reveals the spine-tingling confessions, heartrending sadness and isolation, unbridled optimism, and seemingly boundless resilience of male teens today. Saval asks the pertinent questions: Who are these boys? What do they think of themselves? A compelling and candid look at male adolescence in the twenty-first century, The Secret Lives of Boys uncovers what our young people want you to know.
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9780465002542
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table_of_contents Introduction: Madolescence -- The Indie fuck -- The mini-adult -- The optimist -- The troublemaker -- The gay, vegan, hearing-impaired Republican -- The rich kid -- The average American kid -- The teenage dad -- The homeschooler -- The sheltered one -- The future.
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