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Young lives: is now a good time to be young?
Young lives: is now a good time to be young?

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The term affects refers to the way social and political processes are physically experienced.
Human geography
A branch of geography that focuses on the interrelationships between people, places and environments.
A young person who is Not in Education, Employment or Training.
Psychosocial approach
A psychosocial approach combines the methods and insights of psychology, psycho-analysis and sociology.
Queer theory and queer perspectives are derived from questioning the critical role of gender, sexuality and desire in society.
Russell Group
The Russell Group is a collection of 24 universities in the UK that pride themselves on the quality of their research and training.
Social mobility
A sociological term describing the movement of individuals and groups between social classes or other types of social stratification. Upward social mobility or the opportunity to move from a lower to a higher class is a common policy goal for governments in Western democracies.
Sub-cultural studies
An academic discipline that studies particular groups of people in modern societies. The groups are often composed of young people.
Someone between the ages of 13 and 19.