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How Parents Are Mediating the Media in Middle-Class and Less Advantaged Homes

Lynn Schofield Clark

in The Parent App: Understanding Families in the Digital Age

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199899616
eISBN:
9780199980161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199899616.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter considers why some parents are more vigilant in parental mediation and why others seem less anxious about their children's (especially older preteen and teen children's) media use. ... More


Get Out of My Room!: A History of Teen Bedrooms in America

Jason Reid

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226409214
eISBN:
9780226409351
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226409351.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Get Out of My Room! addresses the emergence of teen bedroom culture in the United States during the 19th and 20th centuries. A host of cultural and socio-economic factors are examined along the way, ... More


Life at Home Together and Apart

Sonia Livingstone and Julian Sefton-Green

in Class: Living and Learning in the Digital Age

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781479884575
eISBN:
9781479863570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479884575.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

What did we see when visiting students at home, with their families? Having formed our accounts of their learning and social identities in one setting, we had to revise our views of many of them when ... More


Devolution: where is the difference?

Brian Lund

in Housing Politics in the United Kingdom: Power, Planning and Protest

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781447327073
eISBN:
9781447327097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327073.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter explores housing politics in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland both before and after formal devolution. It examines the role of local authority housing in Scotland prior to devolution ... More


Responsibilisation of everyday life: housing and welfare state change

Stuart Lowe and Jed Meers

in Social policy review 27: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2015

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781447322771
eISBN:
9781447322795
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447322771.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Housing has been relatively neglected in national, comparative and international social policy research. In the UK an agenda based around the financialisation of the everyday in both the home owning ... More


The Sign Reads ‘Keep Out’

Jason Reid

in Get Out of My Room!: A History of Teen Bedrooms in America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226409214
eISBN:
9780226409351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226409351.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines the growing popularity of teen bedroom culture during the years following the Second World War. Although academically-trained child development experts continued to emphasize ... More


Rooms to a Teen’s Tastes

Jason Reid

in Get Out of My Room!: A History of Teen Bedrooms in America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226409214
eISBN:
9780226409351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226409351.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Chapter 5 looks at the changes to teen room decor that emerged after the Second World War. Several trends are emphasized, including the growing spending power of teenagers, the means by which ... More


Reading Objects: Robert Lowell

Dan Chiasson

in One Kind of Everything: Poem and Person in Contemporary America

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226103815
eISBN:
9780226103846
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226103846.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

The work of Robert Lowell is marked by its pronounced use of autobiographical facts and by a profound, counterpointed skepticism about the poetic use of such facts. His career reads like an ... More


Et Ego in Arcadia Vixi

Jefferson A. Singer

in The Proper Pirate: Robert Louis Stevenson's Quest for Identity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199328543
eISBN:
9780190637972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199328543.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Chapter 5 brings the Stevensons to the south of France and focuses on his composition of A Child’s Garden of Verses. Confined for long stretches to his bed, often feverish and prone to fits of ... More


The Palace and its Suites

David Kertai

in The Architecture of Late Assyrian Royal Palaces

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198723189
eISBN:
9780191789724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723189.003.0010
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, World History: BCE to 500CE

Chapter 10 discusses the four main suite types described in this book. It starts by arguing why Late Assyrian palaces did not posses second storeys. It provides general arguments and discusses the ... More


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