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New Frontiers for Youth Development in the Twenty-First Century

 
 
 
 
New Frontiers for Youth Development in the Twenty-First Century
Author: Melvin Delgado
ISBN 13: 9780231122818
ISBN 10: 231122810
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication Date: 2002-06-15
Format: Paperback
Pages: 375
List Price: $36.00
 
 

Policy makers and care providers in the field of youth development have begun to expand this field with the intention of utilizing community and youth assets as an organizing paradigm. Delgado provides a comprehensive view of this new frontier of youth development. He outlines the broad social forces that impact youth throughout the nation. The mezzo-perspective examines youth development at the community and organizational level. The micro-perspective highlights the activities, challenges, and rewards inherent in youth-development work.