Young People and Social Policy in Europe: Dealing with Risk, Inequality and Precarity in Times of Crisis, Work and Welfare in Europe

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This edited collection provides the first in-depth analysis of social policies and the risks faced by young people. The book explores the effects of both the economic crisis and austerity policies on the lives of young Europeans, examining both the precarity of youth transitions, and the function of welfare state policies.


Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Publication series

NameWork and Welfare


  • young people, social policy, welfare, youth, inequality, risk