|1||Defining our terms: What is youth? What is political participation? Why study these phenomena in historical perspective? Why study the role of technology and media in these events?||Checkoway, Barry. "What Is Youth Participation?" Children and Youth Services Review 33, no. 2 (2011): 340–5.|
|2||Youth Political Participation Before 1900|| |
King, Wilma. "Free At Last." In Stolen Childhood: Slave Youth in Nineteenth-Century America. Indiana University Press, 2011, pp. 262–313. ISBN: 9780253222640. [Preview with Google Books]
Marten, James. "Introduction." Chapter 3 in Children and War: A Historical Anthology. NYU Press, 2002. ISBN: 9780814756676. [Preview with Google Books]
Brewer, Holly. "Introduction" and "Conclusion." Chapter 1 in By Birth or Consent: Children, Law, and the Anglo-American Revolution in Authority. The University of North Carolina Press, 2007. ISBN: 9780807858325. [Preview with Google Books]
|3||Youth Political Participation 1900–1930|| |
Churchill, Suzanne W., Drew Brookie, et al. "Youth Culture in The Crisis and Fire!!" The Journal of Modern Periodical Studies 1, no. 1 (2010): 64–99.
Douglas, Susan. "Amateur Operators and American Broadcasting: Shaping the Future of Radio." In Imagining Tomorrow: History, Technology, and the American Future. Edited By Joseph Corn. MIT Press, 1988. ISBN: 9780262530767.
|4||Youth Political Participation in the 1930s|| |
Altbach, Philip G. Chapter 3 in Student Politics in America: A Historical Analysis. Transaction Publishers, 1997. ISBN: 9781560009443. [Preview with Google Books]
Gellman, Erik S. Chapter 3 in Death Blow to Jim Crow: The National Negro Congress and the Rise of Militant Civil Rights. The University of North Carolina Press, 2014. ISBN: 9781469618999. [Preview with Google Books]
Schweinitz, Rebecca de. "Introduction." Chapter 4 in If We Could Change the World: Young People and America's Long Struggle for Racial Equality. The University of North Carolina Press, 2011. ISBN: 9780807872154.
Haas, Britt. As They Saw the Thirties: Activist Youth's Vision Of and For America. Dissertation: State University of New York at Albany, 2011.
|5||Test 1||No readings|
|6||Youth Political Participation 1940–1960|| |
Shreve, Bradley G. "Introduction." Chapters 2 and 3 in Red Power Rising: The National Indian Youth Council and the Origins of Native Activism. Vol. 5. University of Oklahoma Press, 2011. ISBN: 9780806141787.
Altbach, Philip G. "The National Student Association in the Fifties: Flawed Conscience of the Silent Generation." Youth and Society 5, no. 2 (1973): 184–211.
Serb, Christopher. "The Beach Boys: Chicago's First Junior Lifeguards." Chicago History, 2000.
|7||Youth Political Participation in the "Long" 1960s|| |
Ajunwa, Kelechi. It's Our School Too: Youth Activism as Educational Reform, 1951–1979. Dissertation: Temple University, 2011. (Skim entire document, focusing on the discussion of underground newspapers)
McMillian, John. "Introduction." Chapters 1 and 4 in Smoking Typewriters: The Sixties Underground Press and the Rise of Alternative Media in America. Oxford University Press, 2011. ISBN: 9780195319927.
Williamson, Joy Ann. "In Defense of Themselves: The Black Student Struggle for Success and Recognition at Predominantly White Colleges and Universities." The Journal of Negro Education 68, no. 1 (1999): 92–105.
|8||Visit to MIT Museum|
|9||Youth Political Participation 1970–1990|| |
Soule, Sarah A. "The Student Divestment Movement in the United States and Tactical Diffusion: The Shantytown Protest." Social Forces 75, no. 3 (1997): 855–82.
Reichard, David A. "Animating Ephemera through Oral History: Interpreting Visual Traces of California Gay College Student Organizing from the 1970s." The Oral History Review 39, no. 1 (2012): 37–60.
|10||Youth Political Participation since 1990|| |
Bers, Marina Umaschi. "Civic Identities, Online Technologies: From Designing Civics Curriculum to Supporting Civic Experiences." (PDF) Civic Life Online: Learning How Digital Media Can Engage Youth (2008): 139–60.
Goldman, Shelley, Angela Booker, et al. "Mixing the Digital, Social, and Cultural: Learning, Identity, and Agency in Youth Participation." (PDF) Youth, Identity, and Digital Media (2008): 185–206.
Cohen, Cathy J., and Joseph Kahne. "New Media and Youth Political Action." (PDF - 1.5MB) Participatrory Politics (2011).