Youth Unemployment and Social Exclusion

  • Ken Roberts

Abstract

Tackling social exclusion has been a priority for recent UK governments. Social scientists continue to debate whether the concept has any real analytical value or whether it is just a politically acceptable way of acknowledging widespread poverty and unemployment (Burchardt, 2000; Byrne, 1999; Hills et al., 2002; Roberts, 1997). Recent governments, in contrast, have treated social exclusion as a hard fact, one of the tougher problems (not, of course, of their own making) that they have been required to address.

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Europe Petroleum Amid Income Turkey 

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