Review of Coming of Age in Times of Uncertainty: Redefining Contemporary Adulthood by Harry Blatterer
(New York/ Oxford: Berghahn 2007).
Yet a defining and paradoxical feature of youth is that it is a transitional life phase, and therefore 'liminal' (Thompson, 2010: 397; Blatterer
, 2010: 69).
Rundell, John, 'The Erotic Imaginary, Autonomy and Modernity' in Modern Privacy Shifting Boundaries, New Forms, edited by Harry Blatterer
, Pauline Johnson, and Maria R.
Most people in Western culture think rarely if ever about what adulthood is, when it starts and stops, what its features are or should be, and the like, says Blatterer
(sociology, Macquarie U.