Journals Higher Education



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Published: 15 June 2009

200 Pages | 19 illus.

6-3/4 x 9-3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195560466

Bookseller Code (06)

Youth Health and Welfare

The Cultural Politics of Education and Wellbeing

Johanna Wyn

  • Teaches a new perspective and encourages thought and debate around three areas: BL The main issues for young people's health and the nature of wellbeing in contemporary society BL The framing of youth within health and education discourses of development, futurity, risk, citizenship, wellbeing and potential BL Young people's priorities, behaviors and attitudes in relation to risk, wellbeing and health in a changing world
  • A sole-authored book that develops a systematic, coherent treatment of youth health and welfare
  • A balanced text designed for students across health, education and social services

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