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“Feeling like Rapunzel, you know?”: A narrative inquiry of youth, boredom, and deviance
In a late modern society, the presence of placelessness and meaninglessness can be overwhelming to individuals, especially youth. Jock Young’s theory of human behavior suggests that individuals engage in crime to rid ...
Public opinion on cyber-bullying laws in Canada
The proliferation of the Internet raises concern over the misuse and abuse of information and communication technology. A downside to the rapid adoption of hyper-connectivity is the potential danger resulting from the use ...
Youth and at-risk behavior: the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in the Caribbean Island of Dominica
Hurricane devastation in the Caribbean has become a very common phenomenon over the past decades, and the destruction that follows comes with severe implications for the people directly affected by it. This study aims to ...
Youth correctional officer orientation and opinions on relationships with youth
This study explored the personal perspectives of current and past youth correctional officers within secure and open custody facilities in Ontario. A multi-methods design was used to examine officers’ orientation to their ...
Facebook, Youth, ‘Sexting’, and Implications of Social Interaction
Grave Consequences for Youths at the Hands of Cyber-bullying
Information Technology and Youths
YouTube and Facebook: Beneficial Tools for Today's Youths
The Influence of Social Networking Websites on Youth.