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Sometimes a bunny is just a bunny: The Playboy brand and sexualisation of children

Sometimes a bunny is just a bunny: The Playboy brand and sexualisation of children Copyrighted image Copyright: Michalakis Ppalis | Dreamstime.com
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Dec 2015
Beyond the tabloid-fuelled rage at Playboy products apparently aimed at children is a much more nuanced relationship with the Bunny brand.

Making a difference: Youth participation

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Making a difference: Youth participation Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Aug 2015
Ellie Jones speaks about how young people can participate in community, research and policy driven projects.

Do we really listen to children and young people?

Do we really listen to children and young people? Creative commons image By Lexie Flickinger [CC BY 2.0], via Flickr Creative Commons under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Aug 2015
Dr Victoria Cooper from the Children's Research Centre discusses enabling participation by children and young people.

The late-modern hipster

The late-modern hipster Copyright free image Copyright free: Cheryl18
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Apr 2015
Unloved and shunned by sociologists. Bjørn Schiermer considers the plight of the elaborately bearded youth cult.

Porn licensing isn't the answer

Porn licensing isn't the answer Creative commons image hansol under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license
Updated 04 Apr 2014
The UK government thinks children can be protected from web porn by building barriers. Good luck with that, says Andrew Smith.

How much do you know about children in care?

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How much do you know about children in care? Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University. Images: Stephen Collins
Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 20 Aug 2013
There are lots of myths surrounding children in care. Can you decipher fact from fiction? Take our quiz to find out