Children, Sexuality and Sexualization

  • Emma Renold
  • Jessica Ringrose
  • R. Danielle Egan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction

    1. Emma Renold, R. Danielle Egan, Jessica Ringrose
      Pages 1-17
  3. Mapping the History of Research and Theory within the Landscape of Ideas

  4. Pre-teen Sexualities: Problematizing Sexual Agency and Sexual Innocence

  5. Queering Young Sexualities: Gender, Place and History

  6. Young Sexualities and the Cultural Imaginary

  7. New Media, Digital Technology and Young Sexual Cultures

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 368-388

About this book


This volume presents a ground-breaking collection of interdisciplinary chapters from international scholars which complicate, and offers new ways to make sense of, children's sexual cultures across complex political, social and cultural terrains.


Childhood Studies Sexuality Studies Media reception and consumption Bullying childhood children gender girlhood girls Nation New Media sociology youth

Editors and affiliations

  • Emma Renold
    • 1
  • Jessica Ringrose
    • 2
  • R. Danielle Egan
    • 3
  1. 1.Cardiff UniversityUK
  2. 2.Institute of EducationUniversity College LondonUK
  3. 3.St Lawrence UniversityNew YorkUSA

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