Youth Work in a Digital Age

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Jane Melvin reviews the growth in digital technologies, drawing on her own research to review the impact on the way young people communicate and interact with each other, and some of the implications for practitioners including organisational policies and safeguarding.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWorking with Young People
EditorsSheila Curran, Roger Harrison, Donald MacKinnon
Place of PublicationLondon
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9781446273272
Publication statusPublished - 12 Aug 2013


  • Youth Work
  • Working with Young People
  • Digital Age
  • Digital Youth Work

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    Melvin, J. (2013). Youth Work in a Digital Age. In S. Curran, R. Harrison, & D. MacKinnon (Eds.), Working with Young People (2 ed., Vol. 1, pp. 179-192). Sage.