Engaging Young People in Nation Building - working in digital spaces and places

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Many young people's lives are significantly affected by digital spaces and places and the technologies which make interaction in these spaces and places, possible. Based on current doctoral research, this paper proposes a model representing the scope for Ôdigital youth workÕ, whilst posing questions about the efficacy of digital spaces and places as locales to enable young people to participate in the wider decision-making processes that directly involve them.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 8 Mar 2016
EventThe 2nd Commonwealth Conference on Youth Work (CCYW) - University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
Duration: 8 Mar 201610 Mar 2016
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ConferenceThe 2nd Commonwealth Conference on Youth Work (CCYW)
CountrySouth Africa
CityPretoria
Period8/03/1610/03/16
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Melvin, J. (2016). Engaging Young People in Nation Building - working in digital spaces and places. Paper presented at The 2nd Commonwealth Conference on Youth Work (CCYW), Pretoria, South Africa.
Melvin, Jane. / Engaging Young People in Nation Building - working in digital spaces and places. Paper presented at The 2nd Commonwealth Conference on Youth Work (CCYW), Pretoria, South Africa.
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