Volume 30 Number 1 March 2011 





New CRC to focus on technology and wellbeing

Peak news


Laying down the criminal law: A handbook for youth workers 

Sex, power and consent: Youth culture and the unwritten rules 

Youth matters


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Volunteering among Australian adolescents
Findings from a national study
Ruth Webber 

Trust, respect and friendship
The key attributes of significant others in the lives of young working men
Karin du Plessis & Tim Corney

Predicting adolescent's future intentions to seek help for mental health problems
Coralie Wilson & Frank Deane

Harmful alcohol use on campus
Impact on young people at university
Debra Rickwood, Amanda George, Rhian Parker & Katja Mikhailovich

Young people on the margins
What works in youth participation
Rosalyn Black, Lucas Walsh & Fiona Taylor

The development of the Extended Adolescent Injury Checklist (E-AIC)
A measure for injury prevention program evaluation
Rebekah Chapman, Lisa Buckley & Mary Sheehan   


Youth initiatives 



Youth Studies Australia

ISSN 1038 - 2569 

Volume 31, Number 1
March 2012

Abstracts of papers in current issue

Sex, kids and advertising

Pressure is mounting for tougher regulation of the advertising industry after widespread criticism of several ads aimed at young girls that some say are no less than corporate paedophilia. Original article

30 Mar 2012

Anti-binge drinking ad under fire

A new police advertising campaign that targets binge drinking has been attacked as unrealistic and ineffective by lobby groups for Canberra's nightclubs, pub, and clubs. Original article

30 Mar 2012

Children and young people's participation strategy

Peakcare and GForce in Queensland have produced a strategy document about how to encourage children and young people to be involved in their communities, and to participate in the development of services and programs that support them. Original article

30 Mar 2012

CFCA Connect

CFCA Connect is an interactive, dynamic blog-style section of the new website for Child Family Community Australia that provides an opportunity to exchange ideas, comments, views and news in the child, family and community welfare sectors. Original article

30 Mar 2012

The Chroming Report a Government framework for children-in-care

This report from the Commission for Children and Young People and Child Guardian in Queensland reviews the quality of service delivery to children in care who are chroming. Original article

29 Mar 2012

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