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Deep Secrets

Boys’ Friendships and the Crisis of Connection

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$21.00 • £16.95 • €19.00

ISBN 9780674072428

Publication Date: 05/06/2013

Academic Trade

336 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

World

    • 1. The Hidden Landscape of Boys’ Friendships
    • 2. Investigating Boys, Friendships, and Human Nature
  • Part I: Friendships during Early and Middle Adolescence
    • 3. “Sometimes You Need to Spill Your Heart Out to Somebody”
    • 4. Boys with Feelings
    • 5. Nick and George
  • Part II: Friendships during Late Adolescence
    • 6. “When You Grow Up, Your Heart Dies”
    • 7. As Boys Become Men
    • 8. Fernando and Danny
    • 9. The Crisis of Connection
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2011
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