YOUTH VOICE JOURNAL (YVJ) | ISSN: 2056-2969

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).

Cass, R. et al. (2011) Youth Violence and Public Transport: a Youth-led Investigation

Reducing youth violence on London transport is an issue that remains at the top of the policy agenda of public sector agencies, particularly the Metropolitan Police Service and Transport for London. Better understanding needs to be developed before new structures and policies are implemented. This report looks at the issue from the user perspective and produces recommendations for policy, academia and practice. Through a youth-led, qualitative methodology, the gap between the perception and experience of youth violence is analysed at the transport hubs of Elephant and Castle and West Croydon.

Rachel Cass was a Research and Policy Co-ordinator at IARS

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Youth Voice Journal is an international, multidisciplinary, refereed journal that publishes theoretical contributions and empirical studies on international issues affecting young people. In particular, the Journal aims to: - provide a medium, especially for young researchers and young academics, to inform debates around social policy through high quality research; - provide a platform for the intellectual exchange of ideas around the globe with the aim of influencing policies and practices; - actively encourage and aide those young people whose voice is rarely heard by policy makers to contribute to the journal. Youth Voice Journal is published by IARS Publications and edited by Dr. Theo Gavrielides.

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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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