Unemployed youth and social exclusion in Europe : learning for inclusion? /

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Author / Creator:Weil, Susan Warner.
Imprint:Aldershot, Hampshire, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2005.
Description:xvi, 273 p. ; 25 cm.
Subject:Unemployed youth -- Europe -- Social conditions.
Unemployed youth -- Services for -- Europe.
Unemployed youth -- Services for -- Research.
Youth with social disabilities -- Europe.
Marginality, Social -- Europe.
Marginality, Social.
Youth with social disabilities.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5612906
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Other authors / contributors:Wildemeersch, Danny.
Jansen, Theo.
ISBN:0754641309 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 258-268) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Encounters: Orientations
  • The research wellspring for this book
  • Three starting stories: young Europeans being 'Activated' for employment
  • Youth transition research: changing metaphors and languages in a globalizing world
  • Lenses On The Shifting Landscape Of 'Activation'
  • Activation practices: an emerging topography
  • Working-identities in (com)motion
  • Agency, empowerment, and activation: balancing contradictions
  • Re-vis(ion)ing professional practice with young unemployed adults
  • Paradoxes And Possibilities
  • Policy, Practice And Research
  • Making the bridge: introduction
  • Ideologies and policy discourses: impacts from 'On High' and 'Afar'
  • Restrictive and reflexive activation discourses explored
  • Learning and improvisation at the policy-practice interface
  • Epilogue
  • Appendix
  • Bibliography
  • Index