Youth Work in a Digital Society

Youth Work in a Digital Society

Zeinab Zaremohzzabieh (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia), Seyedali Ahrari (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia), Steven Eric Krauss (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia), Asnarulkhadi Abu Samah (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia) and Siti Zobidah Omar (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia)
Release Date: March, 2020|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 301
ISBN13: 9781799829560|ISBN10: 1799829561|EISBN13: 9781799829577|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-2956-0

Description

The integration of digital technologies into practice presents opportunities and challenges for the field of youth work. Digitalization procedures transform interactions with users, in addition to their needs. These also transform the organizations where youth workers are involved in professional practice. Adapting digital technological tools is a crucial challenge for the youth work profession.

Youth Work in a Digital Society is an essential scholarly publication that explores how to overcome any challenges and issues facing youth development work in the digital age and to what extent modern digital technologies can contribute to empowering youth work practice. Featuring a wide range of topics such as digital inclusion, mobile technologies, and social media, this book is ideal for executives, managers, researchers, professionals, academicians, policymakers, practitioners, and students.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Digital Inclusion
  • Digital Social Innovation
  • Digital Technology
  • E-Youth Work
  • Human Capital Support
  • Mobile Technologies
  • Program Evaluation
  • Social Media
  • Youth Advocacy
  • Youth Work

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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