Award-Winning Books: Youth Studies

2400 reg

The Cost of Being a Girl

Working Teens and the Origins of the Gender Wage Gap

Yasemin Besen-Cassino

208 pages
6 x 9
11 tables, 8 line drawings

PB: 978-1-4399-1349-9 $27.95 Dec 17
HC: 978-1-4399-1348-2 $94.50 Dec 17
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1350-5 $27.95 Dec 17

Honorable Mention from the National Women's Studies Association for the Sara A. Whaley Book Prize, 2018

2128 reg

Hope Is Cut

Youth, Unemployment, and the Future in Urban Ethiopia

Daniel Mains

208 pages
6 x 9
2 maps

PB: 978-1-4399-0480-0 $31.95 Jan 13
HC: 978-1-4399-0479-4 $71.50 Nov 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0481-7 $31.95

Finalist for the Society for the Anthropology of Work Book Prize, 2013

2434 reg

Suicide Squeeze

Taylor Hooton, Rob Garibaldi, and the Fight against Teenage Steroid Abuse

William C. Kashatus

256 pages
6 x 9
1 figs., 35 halftones

HC: 978-1-4399-1438-0 $35.00 Jan 17
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1440-3 $35.00 Jan 17

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2017