Youth as Architects of Social Change: Global Efforts to Advance Youth-Driven Innovation 1st ed. 2017 Edition

Ebook Details


Sheri Bastien, Halla B. Holmarsdottir

Year 2017
Pages 353
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Language en
ISBN 9783319662749
File Size 6.04 MB
File Format PDF , EPUB
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Ebook Description

This edited collection outlines the issues central to youth engagement in research and social innovation. Youth-driven innovation for social change is increasingly recognized as holding potential for the development of sustainable strategies to tackle some of the most pressing global challenges of our time. The contributors provide additional knowledge concerning what actually constitutes an enabling environment, as well as the most effective approaches for engaging youth as architects of change. While sensitive to the need for contextual appropriateness, the volume contributes to the development of shared understandings and frameworks for engaging and spurring youth-driven innovation for social change worldwide.