Prom night : youth, schools, and popular culture / Amy L. Best.

Amy Best interviews countless teens about their prom experiences, and she looks at popular media to understand today's teens.

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Best, Amy L., 1970- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : Routledge, 2000.
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Table of Contents:
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction A Night to Remember; Coming of Age at the Prom Adolescence and Popular Culture; Fashioning the Feminine Dresses, Jewelry, Hair, and More; Romancing the Prom Boyfriends, Girlfriends, and ̃Just Friends̃; Prom Promises Rules and Ruling: Proms as Sites of Social Control; The Divided Dance Floor Race in School; Breaking Rules Contesting the Prom; Conclusion Learning to Listen; Appendices; Notes; References; Index.