At a time when our use of digital technologies is increasingly redefining aspects of our personal and professional lives, this report explores urgent questions about the nature of our rights now and into the future.
The Youth Engaged Policy (YEP) project found that positive views of the role young people should play in policy making are not always evidence in practice. While there are some stand-out mechanisms for consultation and collaboration there is no comprehensive understanding or approach to youth...
Review Details Date: 16 August 2013 Author: Ariadne Vromen Publisher: Australian Review of Public Affairs (ARPA) Owning Institution(s): University of Sydney
Book Details Title: Young People and Politics: Political Engagement in the Anglo-American Democracies Publisher: Routledge Date Published: 2013 Author/s: Aaron Martin
On Australia Day this year the PM complained about young people’s lack of knowledge about Australian history, that they didn’t understand the evolution of democracy since federation. In this paper for the John Howard’s Decade conference, Ariadne Vromen argues that the positive frame for legitimate...