Reimagining Intervention in Young Lives: Work, Social Assistance, and Marginalization

Reimagining Intervention in Young Lives: Work, Social Assistance, and Marginalization

By: Dale C. Spencer (author), Karen R. Foster (author)Hardback

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Description

Reimagining Intervention in Young Lives is mandatory readingfor students and scholars of youth studies, sociology, and politicalscience, and for anyone seeking a deeper understanding of youth povertyand unemployment.

About Author

Karen R. Foster is Banting Post-Doctoral Fellow inthe Management Department of the Sobey School of Business at SaintMary's University, Halifax. Dale C. Spencer is anassistant professor in the Department of Sociology at the University ofManitoba.

Contents

Introduction 1 Seeing Youth and Young People 2 Youth in the Sociology of Work, Work in the Sociology of Youth 3 Getting to Work 4 Being at Work 5 Young People, Neoliberalism, and Social Assistance 6 Abjection and Poverty 7 Everyday Life Conclusion Appendix 1: Demographic Profiles Appendix 2: Interview Guide Appendix 3: Overview of Ontario Works Notes; Works Cited; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774823302
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 196
  • ID: 9780774823302
  • weight: 420
  • ISBN10: 0774823305

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