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Contents Acknowledgements Notes on contributors Introduction: why we need a book about problem girls GWYNEDD LLOYD 1 Not/Knowing their place: girls' classroom behaviour BECKY FRANCIS 2 Feeling under pressure: low-income girls negotiating school life TESS RIDGE 3 Girls' mental health problems - often hidden, sometimes unrecognised CATHY STREET 4 Exploring the psychosocial landscape of 'problem' girls: embodiment, relationship and agency COLLEEN MCLAUGHLIN 5 'Violent Girls': same or different from 'other' girls JANE BROWN 6 Growing Up Mean: Covert Aggression and the Policing of Girlhood LYN MIKEL BROWN AND MEDA CHESNEY-LIND 7 The trouble with sex: sexuality and subjectivity in the lives of teenage girls MARY JANE KEHILY 8 Black Femininities go to school: How Young Black Females navigate race and gender. CECILE WRIGHT 9 Girls in trouble in the child welfare and criminal justice system TERESA O'NEILL 10 'EBD Girls' - a critical view GWYNEDD LLOYD 11 "I was never really there" reflecting on girls' non-participation in school JANET COLLINS AND SUE JOHNSTON-WILDER 12 Engaging girls' voices: learning as social practice LEORA CRUDDAS AND LYNDA HADDOCK 13 "My special little house": reforming the risky geographies of middle school girls at Clifftop College PAT THOMSON, VIVIENNE MCQUADE AND KERRY ROCHFORD Afterword: 'Problem' Girls - a complex picture GWYNEDD LLOYD
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Teenage girls -- Psychology.
Teenage girls -- Social conditions.
Young women -- Psychology.
Young women -- Social conditions.