3rd Maynooth International Youth Studies Conference: Information

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 00:00

"Youth on the Move?"
3rd Maynooth International Youth Studies Conference
Maynooth University, Ireland
Tuesday 23rd June at 08.30 to Wednesday 24th June 2015 till 17.30
In what ways, and to what extent, is transformation or "movement" evident in the individual and collective lives of young people, in services, policies and professional practices for/with youth, or even in the concept of youth and its relation to other generations? What is changing within the field of youth studies itself?

Plenary speakers include:
James Côté, University of Western Ontario, author of Youth Studies: Fundamental Issues and Debates (Palgrave, 2014)
Carmen Leccardi, University of Milan-Bicocca, President of the European Sociological Association
Barry Goldson, University of Liverpool, Editor-in-Chief, Youth Justice
Howard Williamson, Professor of European Youth Policy, University of South Wales.
Maynooth is less than one hour’s travel from Dublin airport
Hosted by the Centre for Youth Research and Development, Department of Applied Social Studies,Maynooth University, in association with the Research Committee on Youth of the International Sociological Association (RC34) and the Research Network on Youth and Generation of the European Sociological Association (RN30).