Exciting Resources regarding Youth Policy
Check out the following information for more exciting opportunities and resources!
1. YOUTH AND POLICY:
Youth and Policy continues to publish regular short articles on issues of interest to the sector via: http://www.youthandpolicy.org/
Latest article: “A Statutory Youth Service proposal: multi-professionally located to build on the past yet equipped for the future” In the context of political momentum for a statutory youth service, Naomi Robinson and Tim Howell argue for re-imagining community-based practice built on Sure Start buildings and delivery models, with a commitment to political education through a process curriculum and praxis.
Other recent articles include:
“Death of a Service” (Carole Pugh writes a heartfelt article in memory of 'Project 129')
“Re/membering Resilience – a reflection on resilience and youth work.” (Alison Ní Charraighe)
“Transferring European youth policy into local youth policy.” (Frederike Hofmann-van de Poll, Stephanie Riedle & Patricia Friedrich)
2. CONCEPT: The Journal of Contemporary Community Education Practice Theory
Special Anniversary Issue: Pedagogy of the Oppressed
This is a special issue of CONCEPT journal celebrating the 50th anniversary of the publication of Paulo Freire’s Pedagogy of the Oppressed. We regard the Special Issue as a fitting tribute from a range of distinctive voices to perhaps one of the most distinctive, compelling and (still) contemporary voices in popular education.