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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).

Book Review: Whyte, B (2009) ‘Youth Justice in Practice: Making a Difference’ reviewed by Dr. Theo Gavrielides

Despite being one of the most well researched academic disciplines, youth justice and its ever expanding literature continue to fail in two regards. Firstly, there is a developing gap between … Continue reading

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Book Review: Pascall, G (2012) ‘Gender Equality in the Welfare State?’ reviewed by Dr. Theo Gavrielides

By definition, liberal welfare states are structured around democratic institutions that aim to provide means-tested, residual benefits for the poor and at the same time promote free markets. In Britain, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dorling, D (2011) ‘Injustice: why social equality matters,’ reviewed by Dr. Theo Gavrielides

Ask any first year psychology student and they will tell you that for any individual to develop their potential and thrive, first there needs to be a sense of self-pride … Continue reading

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Dr Jones Adu- Gyamfi (2014) Young People’s Participation in the Formulation and Implementation of Ghana’s Youth Policy

This article examines how young people participated as strategic stakeholders in the formulation of Ghana’s youth policy. It employs a step-by-step analysis of the strategies used to involve young people … Continue reading

August 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

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