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Dreams and expectations: Young peoples expected and preferred futures and their significance for education1

Eckersley, Richard


A recent Australian study sought to obtain a better understanding of what young people expect and want of their country in 2010, and to assess the value of scenarios as an investigative tool. The study had two components: a series of eight scenario-development workshops involving a total of 150 young people, most aged between 15 and 24 and from a variety of backgrounds; and a national opinion poll of 800 Australians in this age group. The study suggests there is a wide gap between young...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 1999
Type: Journal article
Source: Futures
DOI: 10.1016/S0016-3287(98)00111-6


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