ERIC Number: EJ396062
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Youth Status and National Development: A Global Assessment in the 1980s.
Braungart, Richard G.; Braungart, Margaret M.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v18 n2 p107-30 Apr 1989
Using a data set of 123 countries, the status of youth was analyzed on a global scale. The relative proportions of youth and adult populations and the opportunities nations provided their young people were evaluated. The implications of inter-age and intra-age stratification throughout the world are discussed. (SLD)
Descriptors: Age Groups, Comparative Analysis, Demography, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Developmental Programs, Educational Policy, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Human Resources, International Studies, Public Policy, Social Status, Socioeconomic Status, Statistical Analysis, World Problems, Youth Opportunities, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association (New York, NY, August 30-September 3, 1986).