YOUTH VOICE JOURNAL

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 a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and ranked by Scopus. (c) IARS Publications ISSN 2056-2969

Lee Koh, Juyeon Kim, Rae Walker & Pranee Liamputtong (2017) “‘Love myself’: Parental expectations, resettlement and stress coping of young Burmese women from refugee background”

Purpose The paper aims to provide deep insight into the stress coping of young Burmese women from refugee background in Melbourne, Australia by discussing their pre-migration and resettlement experience as … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Youth Voice Magazine Special Edition (2010) – The youth perspective on the Olympics

From the Youth Voice Journal archives comes the Youth Voice Magazine Special Edition 2010 – The youth perspective on the olympics. This is first issue of two of IARS’ Youth Voice … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Youth Voice Magazine Special Edition (2011) – The youth perspective on the London 2012 Paralympic Games

From the Youth Voice Journal archives comes the Youth Voice Magazine Special Edition 2011 – The youth perspective on the London 2012 Paralympic Games. “As part of the drive to … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Youth Voice Journal: Call For Submissions

The IARS International Institute would like to invite you to submit your contributions for the Youth Voice Journal Online. The best submission from authors under the age of 25 will be considered … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Jennifer Job and Lena Khader (2016) “Safe Spaces From a Materialist Feminist Standpoint: The Methods of Making HERstory”

In an increasingly standardized education system, spaces for critical explorations of societal norms are difficult to find.  Perspectives of students of color are marginalized in favor of dominant narratives. Provocative … Continue reading

July 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Billystrom Jivetti, Wycliffe W. Njororai and Fletcher Njororai (2016) “Challenges Facing Rural Youth and Young Adults and How Development Stakeholders Can Alleviate Those Hardships in Kenya”

In Kenya, youth aged 15-24 years represent 20% of the population of which about 84% live in rural areas. Consequently, rural areas are in need of numerous programs to enhance … Continue reading

March 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Elisa Impara (2016) “Radicalisation and Subcultures: a Theoretical Analysis”

This article will ask whether we could talk about radicalised subcultures in relation to recent cases of young people deliberately flee to Syria. To achieve this it will: 1. Overview the … Continue reading

February 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Royal Holloway Group PR3710 (2016)“‘A codified constitution is a massive deal’: young people, deliberative democracy and A new Magna Carta?”

This paper reports the results from a deliberative event for young people (16- to 18-yearolds), inspired by the UK Political and Constitutional Reform Committee’s 2014 report, A new Magna Carta?, which asked … Continue reading

February 8, 2016 · Leave a comment