A&H 4060 – Session 1 – Youth, Modernism, and Policy Science

| January 22, 2012

4060 – Session 1 – Youth, Modernism, and Policy Science

Aristotle – “Youth” from Rhetoric, Bk. 2, ch.12-14.Aristotle–Youth

J.J.Rousseau – Emile(selections on Emile and Sophie).Rousseau–Emile (excpt.)

KYS: ‘Introduction,’ 1-5, & ‘History of the present,’ 11-22.

Nancy Lesko – “Making adolescence at the turn of the century” and “Back to the future: model middle schools” from Act Your Age! (Routledge 2001), ch.2-3.Lesko–Act Your Age! (excpt.)

T: ‘Introduction,’ xv-xx.

Robert Bulman – ‘Teenagers and American culture,’‘Adults as fools,’ and ‘Students as heroes’, from Hollywood Goes to High School (Worth 2005), pp. 33-38, 41-42, 97-100.Bulman–HGHS p.33-42

OPTIONAL:G. Stanley Hall – “Preface” and “Feelings and psychic evaluation” from Adolescence (1904: vii-xviii & 60-89).Hall–PrefaceHall, G. Stanley–Feelings and Psych

OPTIONAL – Teen Ink

SYLLABUS: 4060-12y, Alpha 1 med (1st half) 4060-12y, Alpha 1 med (2nd half)