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Children, Young People and the Press in a Transitioning Society
Language: en
Pages: 293
Authors: Faith Gordon
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-10 - Publisher: Springer

This book assesses the implications of how children and young people are represented in print media in Northern Ireland – a post-conflict transitioning society. Gordon analyses how children and young people’s perceived involvement in anti-social and criminal behaviour is constructed and amplified in media, as well as in popular and
Children, Young People and Social Inclusion
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: E. Kay M. Tisdall, Tisdall, Kay, Davis, John, Malcolm Hill, Alan Prout
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11 - Publisher: Policy Press

Social inclusion and participation have become policy mantras in the UK and Europe. As these concepts are being translated into policies and practice, it is a critical time to examine their interpretation, implementation and impacts. This book asks how far and in what way social inclusion policies are meeting the
Young People in Risk Society: The Restructuring of Youth Identities and Transitions in Late Modernity
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Mark Cieslik, Gary Pollock
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-22 - Publisher: Routledge

This title was first published in 2002: Loosely divided into two sections, this book's first part includes chapters which explore young people's identities and youth cultures in relation to issues such as drug use, education and dance music. In various ways, the authors examine whether there is a need to
The Moral Geographies of Children, Young People and Food
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: J. Pike, P. Kelly
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-25 - Publisher: Springer

This book takes Jamie Oliver's campaign for better school meals as a starting point for thinking about morally charged concerns relating to young people's nutrition, health and well-being, parenting, and public health 'crises' such as obesity. The authors show how these debates are always about the moral project of the
Dramatherapy with Children, Young People, and Schools
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Lauraine Leigh, Ann Dix, Irvine Gersch
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Routledge

Dramatherapy with Children, Young People and Schools is the first book to specifically evaluate the unique value of dramatherapy in the educational environment. A variety of highly experienced dramatherapists, educational psychologists and childhood experts discuss the benefits to the children and young people, and also in relation to the involvement