A Cycle of Outrage: America's Reaction to the Juvenile Delinquent in the 1950s
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A Cycle of Outrage: America's Reaction to the Juvenile Delinquent in the 1950s

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The youth culture is on everyone's lips today, as pressures build to ban controversial song lyrics, reintroduce school prayer, and prohibit teenagers' access to contraceptives. It's not the first time Americans have been outraged over the "seuction of the innocent."

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Paperback, 266 pages
Published October 13th 1988 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published March 27th 1986)
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