The Leeds Centre for Interdisciplinary Childhood and Youth Research is pleased to announce the call for abstracts for our inaugural conference on the theme of ‘child and youth poverty: contexts concepts and consequences’. The conference will take place on 16th September 2016 at the University of Leeds. Read more about the conference and view the Call For Papers in full here
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Last week, L-CYR member Kim Allen published a piece in The Conversation which takes a critical perspective on recent public debates about the plight of millennial within contexts of economic crisis and austerity. Co-written with Steve Roberts of Monash University, the article argues that the focus on ‘generational war’ between ‘baby-boomers’ and the young obscure continued inequalities of class, gender and race that shape how young people are faring within the current landscape.
You can read their article in full here
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