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A new narrative of young people's health and well-being

Eckersley, Richard


Young people's health is continuing to improve in line with historic trends. Death rates are low and falling, and most young people say they are healthy, happy and enjoying life. For most, social conditions and opportunities have got better. Health efforts need to focus on the minorities whose well-being is lagging behind, especially the disadvantaged and marginalised. This is the widely accepted story of young people's health. There is another very different story. It suggests young people's...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Youth Studies
DOI: 10.1080/13676261.2011.565043


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