Picture: A group of boys set to work creating an allotment on a bomb site in London during 1942. Sourced from Wikimedia Commons, this photograph was scanned and released by the Imperial War Museum on the IWM Non Commercial Licence.
A group of boys set to work creating an allotment on a bomb site in London during 1942. Sourced from Wikimedia Commons, this photograph was scanned and released by the Imperial War Museum on the IWM Non Commercial Licence.

Now booking: The history of youth and community work conference – March 13-15, 2015

Now online: Youth and Policy 113

The state of youth work in austerity England – reclaiming the ability to ‘care’
Gill Hughes, Charlie Cooper, Sinéad Gormally and Julie Rippingale
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Against role models. Tracing the histories of manliness in youth work. The cultural capital of respectable masculinity
Janet Batsleer
AbstractYouth and Policy 113

Beyond Rhetoric: Asserting the importance of professional ethics and values in the training of Youth Support Workers in challenging times
Hazel Reid and Joanna Oliver
Abstract

Who Dunnit? Gangs, Joint Enterprise, Bad Character and Duress
John Pitts
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‘The voluntary organisation forms … a unique feature of the British way of life’: One voluntary organisation’s response to the birth of the Youth Service
Helen M. F. Jones
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Thinking Space

Be yourself. Education is not about exams
Martha Davies

Risk and resilience: exploring the necessity and (im)possibility of being a critical and feminist youth worker in neo-liberal times.
Ali Hanbury and Ali Ronan

Reviews

Click for all the following reviews:

Graham Brotherton and Mark Cronin (Editors)
Working with Vulnerable Children, Young People and Families
Routledge 2013
Emilia Ohberg

Ian Fyfe and Stuart Moir
Standing At The Crossroads: What Future For Youth Work? A Concept Journal Youth Work Reader
Concept 2013
Paula Connaughton

Kieron Hatton
Social Pedagogy in the UK
Russell House Publishing 2013
Lesley Buckland

Margaret Melrose and Jenny Pearce
Critical Perspectives On Child Sexual Exploitation and Related Trafficking
Palgrave Macmillan 2013
David Palmer

Kate Sapin
Essential Skills for Youth Work Practice
Sage 2013
Paul Davies

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Acknowledgement: Picture: A group of boys set to work creating an allotment on a bomb site in London during 1942. Sourced from Wikimedia Commons, this photograph was scanned and released by the Imperial War Museum on the IWM Non Commercial Licence. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:A_group_of_boys_set_to_work_creating_an_allotment_on_a_bomb_site_in_London_during_1942._D8956.jpg