Systemic Abandonment, “The World Beneath,” and Postmodern Adolescence
July 09, 2012 Length: 1:04:59Christian discusses the world of contemporary adolescence in terms of what researchers have called "systemic abandonment of the youth," and he also discusses the adolescent response to this in terms of "the world beneath," the adolescents' secret world that only they know about. Christian also lays out characteristics and longings of postmodern teens.
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