Faces of Uncertain Transitions to Adulthood Across Cultures. Part I: Strategies

Tuesday, July 15, 2014: 3:30 PM-5:20 PM
Room: F204
RC34 Sociology of Youth (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Christoph H. SCHWARZ, University of Marburg, Center for Near and Middle Eastern Studies, Germany and Lutz EICHLER, Erlangen-Nuremberg University, Germany
Submit, Exit or Change: Strategies of Coping with Generational Order(s) in a Transition Society (Oral Presentation)
Jessica SCHWITTEK, University of Wuppertal, Germany

Young People's Strategies for Facing Uncertain Transitions to Adulthood: The Case of the Basque Country (Oral Presentation)
Izaskun ARTEGUI ALCAIDE, University of the Basque Country, Spain

The Transition from School to University: Pressure and Coping in Catalonia (Spain) (Oral Presentation)
Tanja Conni STRECKER, University of Lleida, Spain

Graffiti with Chinese Characteristics: A Longitudinal Study of Campus Graffiti in Northwest China (Oral Presentation)
Keith KERR, Ningxia University, China; Marcus ALDREDGE, Iona College, USA; Xi CHEN, Ningxia University, China

Statistical Representations and Stereotypes of Youth Labour Market Participation. Insights from Australia (Oral Presentation)
Dina BOWMAN, Brotherhood of St Laurence, Australia

Faces of Uncertain Transitions to Adulthood – in Different Fields of Education (Distributed Paper)
Alexandra KÖNIG, University of Wuppertal, Germany

The Variant Actuality of Young People in Precarious Transitions in Late Modern Japan―Based on the Interviews with 51 Young People (Distributed Paper)
Masahiro KIDOGUCHI, Hokkaido University of Education, Japan; Kisshou MINAMIDE, Gifu University, Japan; Takuya YOSHIZAWA, Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts, Japan

The Young Students of Th University of Brasília: Professional Aspirations (Distributed Paper)
Rachel DE CASTRO ALMEIDA, Pontifícia Universidade Católica , Brazil

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