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dc.contributor.authorPavis, Steveen_UK
dc.contributor.authorHubbard, Gillen_UK
dc.contributor.authorPlatt, Stephenen_UK
dc.description.abstractTackling social exclusion is at the heart of current British social policy, yet the concept remains 'essentially contested'. Here we report on the transitional experiences (school to work, parental home to independent household, family of origin to family of destination) of young people (eighteen to twenty-five years) with low educational qualifications living in two areas of rural Scotland. Through in-depth interviews we explore: whether labour market participation always enhances social inclusion and, if so, in what ways; how young people experience and balance the relationship between labour market participation and demands (and their priorities) in other areas, such as family life, education and housing; and how age, gender, lifecourse stage and local opportunities affect labour market participation and social inclusion. The findings challenge the political rhetoric that all employment is broadly equivalent with respect to promoting social inclusion. We argue that to develop further the concept of social inclusion it is necessary to examine and promote 'opportunity', something which in turn rests upon the twin elements of available 'resources' and accessible 'arenas'.en_UK
dc.relationPavis S, Hubbard G & Platt S (2001) Young people in rural areas: socially excluded or not?. Work, Employment and Society, 15 (2), pp. 291-309.
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dc.titleYoung people in rural areas: socially excluded or not?en_UK
dc.typeJournal Articleen_UK
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dc.citation.jtitleWork, Employment and Societyen_UK
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dc.contributor.affiliationUniversity of Edinburghen_UK
dc.contributor.affiliationCancer Care Research Centre - LEGACYen_UK
dc.contributor.affiliationUniversity of Edinburghen_UK
rioxxterms.typeJournal Article/Reviewen_UK
local.rioxx.authorPavis, Steve|en_UK
local.rioxx.authorHubbard, Gill|0000-0003-2165-5770en_UK
local.rioxx.authorPlatt, Stephen|en_UK
local.rioxx.projectInternal Project|University of Stirling|
local.rioxx.filenamePavis et al _ WorkEmploymentSociety_2001.pdfen_UK
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