Children and the Politics of Sexuality: The Sexualization of by Liza Tsaliki

By Liza Tsaliki

This ebook discusses already validated debts concerning the sexualization of youngsters via a theoretical and an empirical framework which compile pop culture, intake, sexuality, selfhood and youth. Adopting the view that the talk concerning the sexualization of early life is socially developed, it pushes past the dominant preconceptions approximately ‘the dangers of childhood’. 
Moral decisions approximately children’s welfare are maybe nowhere extra brief and debatable than by way of children’s sexuality, whatever that has deep historic roots. even if, and opposite to recurrent fears and ethical panics in regards to the lack of formative years because of a tidal wave of a sexualizing tradition, this publication theorizes the concept of children’s sexualization in the social development of myths of early life innocence whereas additionally making an allowance for the level of younger people’s genuine engagement with media and know-how in modern Western societies. it's inside any such contextual framework that this ebook unfolds, bringing jointly a historic contextualization of adolescence, sexuality and pornography with modern empirical debts in regards to the ‘presentation of the self’ and self-management. 

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