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Innovative Look of Adolescent Friendships
Review of Vered Amit-Talai's article "The Waltz of Sociability: Intimacy, Dislocation and Friendship in a Quebec High School."
# 131845 | 750 words | 0 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2007 in Psychology (Disorders) , Education (Jr High/High School) , Sociology (General)


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This paper reviews Vered Amit-Talai's article "The Waltz of Sociability: Intimacy, Dislocation and Friendship in a Quebec High School" which takes an innovative look at the subject of friendship, in the specific context of adolescent friendships. According to the paper, Amit-Talai successfully takes issue with many of the commonly touted assumptions held by anthropologists as to the nature of friendship. By examining the topic of friendship in the context of high school students, Amit-Talai is able to show that much of what is commonly held to be valid about friendship is in fact not borne out by reality.

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"Vered Amit-Talai's article "The Waltz of Sociability: Intimacy, Dislocation and Friendship in a Quebec High School" takes an innovative look at the subject of friendship, in the specific context of adolescent friendships. Amit-Talai successfully takes issue with many of the commonly touted assumptions held by anthropologists as to the nature of friendship. By examining the topic of friendship in the context of high school students, Amit-Talai is able to show that much of what is commonly held to be valid about friendship is in fact not borne out by reality."

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