Empowerment and Participation in Youth Work (Paperback)

Empowerment and Participation in Youth Work By Annette Fitzsimons, Max Hope, Keith Russell Cover Image
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In today′s society, many young people feel marginalised and unable to find their own voice. It is vital therefore that youth workers are able to work with them to tackle this in a meaningful way. Drawing on the real experiences and difficulties faced by youth workers, this book will help those who want to work with young people in an empowering way. The concepts of empowerment and participation are explained, explored and critically analysed, along with the key notion of resilience. This is backed up by activities and case studies which help to bring together the theory and the practice.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781844453474
ISBN-10: 1844453472
Publisher: Learning Matters
Publication Date: September 20th, 2011
Pages: 200
Language: English
Series: Empowering Youth and Community Work Practiceylm