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Navigating human rights across the life course

Connolly, Marie and Ward, Tony 2008, Navigating human rights across the life course, Child and family social work, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 348-356, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2206.2008.00560.x.

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Title Navigating human rights across the life course
Author(s) Connolly, Marie
Ward, Tony
Journal name Child and family social work
Volume number 13
Issue number 3
Start page 348
End page 356
Publisher Wiley-Blackwell Publishing
Place of publication Oxford, England
Publication date 2008-08
ISSN 1356-7500
1365-2206
Keyword(s) human development
human rights
life course
Summary Issues related to human rights have increasingly moved to the forefront of professional concern in recent years. Despite this, there has been minimal attention paid to exploring how changing human needs across the lifespan impact upon human rights. This paper takes a broad look at human rights issues that occur across the life course, and uses examples of life course transitions to illuminate issues related to moral rights and human rights. The examples include family formation, raising children, adolescent maturation in the context of youth offending and grandparents parenting their grandchildren. Each example explores the contestable rights and responsibilities of children, young people and adults and the ways in which these are negotiated within the context of the family.
Language eng
DOI 10.1111/j.1365-2206.2008.00560.x
Field of Research 170199 Psychology not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 970117 Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
HERDC Research category C1.1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
Copyright notice ©2008, The Authors
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30034171

Document type: Journal Article
Collection: School of Psychology
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