Contemporary Adulthood

Calendars, Cartographies and Constructions

  • Judith Burnett

About this book


A new approach which problematizes the category of contemporary adulthood, this book includes chapters on demographic change; becoming thirty-something; graduates and work; mental health and happiness; new configurations of masculinity; the sexual lifecourse; political beliefs in adulthood; and adulthood and the housing market.


demography Figuration Generation happiness Ideologie

Editors and affiliations

  • Judith Burnett
    • 1
  1. 1.University of WolverhamptonUK

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