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By Gary Alan Fine

What are boys like? who's the creature inhabiting the twilight sector among the perils of the Oedipus advanced and the Strum und Drang of puberty? In With the lads, Gary Alan high-quality examines the yankee male preadolescent through learning the area of Little League baseball. Drawings on 3 years of firsthand remark of 5 Little Leagues, tremendous describes how, via equipped recreation and its accompanying actions, boys learn how to play, paintings, and usually be "men."

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