The Newcastle Youth Studies Group conducts research in the following five themes.
News • 30 Nov 2020
Sociologist with the Newcastle Youth Studies Network, Associate Professor Steven Threadgold has won the biennial 2020 Raewyn Connell Prize awarded… Read more
News • 5 Oct 2020
Unique qualitative research led by members of the Newcastle Youth Studies Network has revealed the systematic inequalities and exploitation young… Read more
News • 20 Aug 2020
New research by the directors of the Newcastle Youth Studies Network, Drs Julia Cook, Steven Threadgold, David Farrugia and Julia… Read more
Inequality is typically understood through an economic and material lens: those that have more money and stuff are privileged, those… Read more
News • 6 Jul 2020
Youth is a key period of transition with many challenges and issues for young people to contend with. A new… Read more
Professor Pam Nilan contributes a unique sociologist's viewpoint to the body of research on youth cultures in the Asia-Pacific region.
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