Youth Unemployment / Underemployment and Precarity. Part I

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: F205
RC34 Sociology of Youth (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
John GOODWIN, University of Leicester, United Kingdom and Henrietta O'CONNOR, University of Leicester, United Kingdom
The Rise Of The Precarious Class? Conceptualising Inequality Among Young People In The Context Of Labour-Market Change (Oral Presentation)
Dan WOODMAN, University of Melbourne, Australia; Andy FURLONG, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom

Increased Precarity and Widening Disparity of Youth Transitions, and Inclusion in the Labour Markets (Oral Presentation)
Masahiko SANO, Osaka Electro-Communication University, Japan

Who Feels Powerless? : An Examination on Self-Attitudes of Japanese Youth (Oral Presentation)
Yuki HONDA, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Normalizing Precarity? Youth Unemployment and Employment Instability in Poland (Oral Presentation)
Anna KIERSZTYN, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences 525-21-00-471, Poland

Young Italians Surviving Strategies In The Social and Economic Crisis (Oral Presentation)
Luisa Maria LEONINI, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy

Shrinking the Ballooning Young Precariat Class in Nigeria : The Need for Youth Empowerment (Distributed Paper)
David IMHONOPI, Covenant University, Nigeria; Ugochukwu URIM, Covenant University, Nigeria

Socioeconomic Background, Education, and Youth Work Transitions in Mexico City (Distributed Paper)
Patricio SOLIS, El Colegio de México, Mexico; Emilio BLANCO, El Colegio de México, Mexico

Life-World of Youth in Japan: Focusing on the Social Attitudes and Social Consciousness (Distributed Paper)
Takumi ARIKAI, Hamagin Research Institute, Ltd., Japan

Employment Crisis and Instability Among YOUTH: A Comparative Analysis Between Formal and Informal Economy in Mexico 1995-2013 (Distributed Paper)
Arun ACHARYA, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Mexico; Jose Juan CERVANTES NIÑO, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Mexico

Obstacles and Opportunities of Self-Employment of Young People in a Modern Society (Distributed Paper)
Lyubov GROSHEVA, Tyumen Military Institute , Russia

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