Beyond Resistance! Youth Activism and Community Change - New Democratic Possibilities for Practice and Policy for America's Youth (Paperback, New edition)


The failure of current policy to address important quality of life issues for urban youth remains a substantial barrier to civic participation, educational equity, and healthy adulthood. This volume brings together the work of leading urban youth scholars to highlight the detrimental impact of zero tolerance policies on young peoplea (TM)s educational experience and well being. Inspired by the conviction that urban youth have the right to more equitable educational and social resources and political representation, Beyond Resistance! offers new insights into how to increase the effectiveness of youth development and education programs, and how to create responsive youth policies at the local, state, and federal level.


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The failure of current policy to address important quality of life issues for urban youth remains a substantial barrier to civic participation, educational equity, and healthy adulthood. This volume brings together the work of leading urban youth scholars to highlight the detrimental impact of zero tolerance policies on young peoplea (TM)s educational experience and well being. Inspired by the conviction that urban youth have the right to more equitable educational and social resources and political representation, Beyond Resistance! offers new insights into how to increase the effectiveness of youth development and education programs, and how to create responsive youth policies at the local, state, and federal level.

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Product Details

General

Imprint

Routledge

Country of origin

United Kingdom

Series

Critical Youth Studies

Release date

March 2006

Availability

Expected to ship within 12 - 17 working days

First published

2006

Editors

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Dimensions

229 x 152 x 29mm (L x W x T)

Format

Paperback

Pages

400

Edition

New edition

ISBN-13

978-0-415-95251-4

Barcode

9780415952514

Categories

LSN

0-415-95251-4



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