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Youth Voice Journal (YVJ) is an international, multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal that publishes theoretical contributions and empirical studies on international issues affecting young people. YVJ is published by IARS Publications, a member of COPE. YVJ is ranked and indexed by Scopus, ORCID, Kudos, Criminal Justice Abstracts, EBSCO Information Services and The European Reference Index for the Humanities and the Social Sciences (ERIH PLUS).

Sexual Orientation and Young People: Just Launched

Youth Voice Journal special Issue: Sexual Orientation & Young People IARS has always aspired to be a leader in creating new knowledge and forming public and expert opinion on matters … Continue reading

April 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Youth Voice Journal Special Issue: Sexual Orientation and Young People

Introducing the first Youth Voice Journals Special Issue of 2018! We are extremely excited to launch our Special Issue, with Special Guest editor is Dr Jason Schaub from Birmingham University, … Continue reading

April 17, 2018 · 1 Comment

Jason Schaub (2018) “LGBT Young People’s Lives: Challenging but improving”

When putting together this special issue, it was important to remember that we know less about lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) young people’s (YP) lives than we do about … Continue reading

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Nina Perger (2018) “When young LGBTIQ+ people speak up: “We are here!”

Agenda In this article, we are analysing young LGBTIQ+ demands as formulated during the project We are here! We act together, implemented by Slovenian Pride Association in 2017. The project … Continue reading

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James Alexander (2018) “You’re so different that your difference is you”

Agenda This article has been produced on behalf of IARS as part of an Erasmus+ European wider project that seeks to draw on the experiences of LGBTI migrants in order … Continue reading

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Jonah De Chants, Heather Kennedy, Yoli Anyon (2018) “Beyond the Tipping Point: Modifying the Five C’s to Empower Transgender and Gender Expansive Youth”

Agenda Transgender people have entered an unprecedented moment of visibility in American society and across the globe. However, transgender and gender expansive youth remain vulnerable to family rejection, harassment at … Continue reading

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Series of Special Issues Announced

The Youth Voice Journal is pleased to announce the forthcoming publication of five Special Issues on current topics impacting on young people internationally. Each Issue will be led by a … Continue reading

March 22, 2018

Journalism Competition for Young People

Breaking Into News is run by Media Trust in partnership with ITV News, the competition offers people the chance to write and create your own news story about a local issue that … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Mental Health Issue

As part of the Youth Voice Journal’s special issues in 2018, the editors of the Youth Voice Journal invite submission of abstracts for this Special Issue to be guest edited … Continue reading

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IARS Publications is a not for profit independent, small publisher that was founded by Dr. Theo Gavrielides. It specialises in social sciences and research studies, has a  restorative justice series and it is also the publisher of the peer reviewed Youth Voice Journal.  


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