Works Consulted


The Following Works Were Consulted In Constructing This Web Site:

Chudacoff, Howard P. How Old Are You: Age Conscioussness in American Culture Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1989.

Coontz, Stephanie. The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trap New York: Basic Books, 1992

Davis, Fred. Yearning for Yesterday: A Sociology of Nostalgia London: Collier Macmillon Publishers, 1979.

Hampel, Robert L. The Last Little Citadel: American High Schools Since 1940 Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1986

Howe, Neil and Bill Strauss. The 13th Gen: Abort, Retry, Ignore, Fail? New York: Vintage Books, 1993

Lipsky, David and Alexander Abrams. Late Bloomers, Coming of Age in Today's America: The Right Place at the Wrong Time New York: Times Books, 1994.

Moran, Jeffrey P. Teaching Sex: The Shaping of Adolescence in the 20th Century Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2000.

Palladino, Grace. Teen-Agers: An American History New York: Basic Books, 1996.

*The movies Dazed and Confused and American Graffiti and reviews of them by Roger Ebert which appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times


Introduction:
Cultural Stories
The Historical
Coming of Age Genre
Dazed and
Confused
Nostalgia and
Anticipation
Conclusion:
Time and Memory
American Film as
Cultural History
American
Graffiti
Rites of
Passage
History and
Society
Works
Consulted