Daily Archives: April 11, 2013

Nothing in common – The career aspirations of young people mapped against projected labour market demand

This paper asks a simple question: is there any alignment between the career aspirations of young people, aged between 13 and 18, and the best estimates of actual demand within the current and future labour market? The question is relevant … Continue reading

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How young people spend their time after school and how they want to spend it

The middle years of childhood – from 9 to 14 years of age – are a time when children make some of the most crucial transitions in their lives. Children undergo the physical changes associated with puberty as well as … Continue reading

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Critical Social Theory – Culture, Society and Critique

This book concerns the development of critical theory in the twentieth century. There are a number of issues that need to be discussed to make clear what I mean by theory, and I will explore them in this chapter. The … Continue reading

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