Youth and the meaning of work by Gottlieb, David

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Labor, Manpower Administration; for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .

Written in English

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  • Work -- Psychological aspects,
  • Vocational guidance,
  • College graduates

Edition Notes

Book details

SeriesManpower research monograph -- no. 32
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 34 p.
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15439249M

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Youth and the meaning of work. University Park, Pa., Pennsylvania State University [College of Human Development; distributed by National Technical Information Service, U.S.

Dept. of Commerce, Springfield, Va.] A relevant book for the student and practitioner alike in exploring the challenging dilemmas of ethics in youth work.

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Bunt, Developing youth work for   Secretary-General also recognized that, apart from that statistical definition, the meaning of the term ‘youth’ varies in different societies around the world. When the General Assembly, by its Lasse Siurala, Filip Coussée, Leena Suurpaa and Howard Williamson (eds.) Council of Europe, The “History of youth work in Europe” series aims to achieve better understanding of current challenges in youth work and youth :// Youth Work operates on young people's own personal and recreational territory - within both their geographic and interest communities.

The young person's life experience is respected and forms the basis for shaping the agenda in negotiation with peers and youth workers. Youth Work recognises the young person and the youth worker as partners in “Youth at risk” is a general term for a range of circumstances that place young people at greater vulnerability for problem behaviors, such as substance abuse, school failure, and juvenile delinquency, along with mental health disorders, such as depression and anxiety.

When studying youth at risk, researchers typically focus on the risk   YOUTH WORK This chapter introduces the links between the purpose of youth work, the core values and principles for youth work practice and an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a youth worker, which underpin the first steps in building professional relationships with young people and their :// /.

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