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Missing connexions : the career dynamics and welfare needs of black and minority ethnic young people at the margins

Author: Liz Britton; Joseph Rowntree Foundation.; Connexions (Service)
Publisher: Bristol : Published for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation by Policy Press, ©2002.
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This report provides an account of a major evaluation of how existing services reach - or overlook - groups of the most disaffected young people. It focuses particular on the needs and life experiences of young people from minority ethnic groups and the processes of exclusion which they experience.
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Missing connexions.
Bristol : Published for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation by Policy Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)647603894
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Liz Britton; Joseph Rowntree Foundation.; Connexions (Service)
ISBN: 1861343825 9781861343826
OCLC Number: 50389894
Description: iv, 65 pages ; 30 cm
Contents: 1. Young people at the margins: the policy context --
The early 1990s --
New Labour's response --
The ConneXions service --
Making better connections? --
The study --
2. Pre-16: educational disaffection and troubled early lives --
School exclusion --
Truancy --
Troubles and traumas outside of school --
Educational disadvantage --
Careers advice and guidance --
Making connections --
3. Post-16: the experience of being 'NEET' --
Donna: 'dropping out' as a route into NEET --
Salma: family and cultural constraints --
Craig: permanently NEET --
Jon: getting back in the groove --
Karl: trying to get back in --
Pregnancy, parenting and decisions involving children --
Young dads --
Financial support and Educational maintenance Allowances --
Conclusions --
4. Multiple disadvantage and the care system --
Chantel: abuse and racism, but coming up focused --
Jeux: pregnancy as a turning point in a turbulent life affected by racism --
Brian: achievement amid instability and homophobia --
Joe: downhill after an adoption breakdown --
Conclusions --
5. Making better connections: main findings and their policy implications --
Re-ConneXions? --
App. B. Reaching young people at the margins: ethical and methodological considerations --
App. C. Quantitative evidence on NEET.
Other Titles: Career dynamics and welfare needs of black and minority ethnic young people at the margins
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