Youth & Policy offers a space for the critical analysis of issues and policies relating to young people.
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School Bullying: a Social Justice Issue? How Restorative Approaches May Prevent Future Violence
Publication: October 2023
Callum Jones discusses the potential for restorative approaches to school bullying...
“The Confused Practitioner”: A critical reflection of the professional identity of a youth worker
Publication: August 2023
Simon Williams, Tim Rosier, Laura Fox-Lee, Lucie Hutson, and Richard Dawson discuss key stabilising aspects of the youth work profession offering a critical introduction to youth work values, skills, contexts, and training that could potentially lead to ‘confused practitioners’....
Care experience as a protected characteristic in the UK
Publication: July 2023
How would looked-after young people be impacted by the proposal for care experience to become a protected characteristic? Catronia Hugman investigates......
‘Stew in your own juice’: A social justice perspective on the use of isolation rooms in schools in UK.
Publication: June 2023
This article by Catherine Fraser-Adams and Emma Condliffe explores the use of isolation rooms in UK schools. ...