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Adolescence and Youth

Helena Helve.

in Childhood Studies

P ublished online March 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Development Studies. 12065 words.

Social-science and humanistic research has focused mainly on young people in the United States and western Europe. Currently, however, researchers throughout the world are increasingly...

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Adolescence and Youth

Helena Helve.

in Childhood Studies

P ublished online March 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Development Studies. 12065 words.

Social-science and humanistic research has focused mainly on young people in the United States and western Europe. Currently, however, researchers throughout the world are increasingly...

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Adolescent Consent to Medical Treatment

Emma Cave.

in Childhood Studies

P ublished online April 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Development Studies. 8713 words.

Subject to certain exceptions, (e.g., emergency treatment), clinicians need a valid consent before they can treat a patient. This operates both to protect clinicians from liability and to...

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Adoption and Fostering

Rachael Stryker.

in Childhood Studies

P ublished online March 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Development Studies. 18398 words.

Adoption and fostering are any customary or optional procedures for taking as one’s own a child of other parents. The term adoption usually refers to the legal transformation of a child’s...

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Adult education, community development and democracy: renegotiating the terms of engagement

Mae Shaw and Jim Crowther.

in Community Development Journal

June 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5542 words.

This article is an attempt to address what we consider to be a widespread loss of confidence in the purpose, politics and practice of community-based educational work. It is informed by our...

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Advancing citizenship: a study of social planning

Ken Moffatt Usha George, Bill Lee and Susan McGrath.

in Community Development Journal

October 1999; p ublished online October 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

Based on a study of five social planning organizations in the province of Ontario, the authors argue that the concept of social planning needs to be expanded. The definition of social...

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The adventures of Case Connie (1975): a tool for reflecting on practice?

in Community Development Journal

October 2007; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 65 words.

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Advocacy vs. collaboration: Comparing inclusionary community planning models

William Peterman.

in Community Development Journal

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

Two approaches to community planning in the United States, advocacy planning and collaborative planning, are compared and evaluated with respect to their ability to empower community...

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Afghanistan: NGOs and women in the front line

Christ Johnson.

in Community Development Journal

April 1998; p ublished online April 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

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Africa

Kristen Cheney.

in Childhood Studies

P ublished online March 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Development Studies. 16861 words.

Research on children and youth in Africa has played a formative role in the advancement of theories in child development, international development, and youth studies. Before the...

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