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Getting In and Getting On in the Youth Labour Market: Governing Young People's Employability in Regional Context

Pauline Leonard and Rachel J. Wilde

Abstract

This timely book provides a thorough analysis of contemporary youth employment entry route schemes in the U.K.Drawing on a Post-Foucauldian approach, the book providesa critical interrogation of the policy contexts governing a range of youth employment training schemes in four diverse regional economies within England and Scotland, including employability training, enterprise training, internships and volunteering. Supplemented with new ethnographic case study research conducted by the authors, the book’s chaptersexplore each training scheme in turn through the eyes of regional policy makers, ... More

Keywords: Youth, employment, work, training, inequality

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781529202298
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2020 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781529202298.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Pauline Leonard, author
University of Southampton

Rachel J. Wilde, author
University College London