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The geeks shall inherit the Earth / Alexandra Robbins.

Book Book (2011.)
Description: x, 436 p. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, 2011.
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1 of 1 copy available at Beverly Public Library.
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  • ISBN: 9781401302023 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1401302025 (hbk.)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-433).
Contents:
Meet the cafeteria fringe -- Late summer to early fall: the popularity myth. Quirk theory and the secret of popularity ; Why are popular people mean? -- Fall: why quirk theory works. In the shadow of ... Read More
Summary:
Journalist Robbins explores the ways group identity theories play out among cliques--and the students they exclude. She reveals the new labels students stick onto each other today, the long-term effects of this marginalization, and the reasons students in these categories are often shunned. Then she celebrates them. The homogenization of ... Read More
Citation: Robbins, Alexandra. "The geeks shall inherit the Earth." New York : Hyperion, 2011.
 
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