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An exploration of the personal motivations of disaffected young people and what they perceive as barriers to their goals

MacDonald, E and Lauchlan, Fraser (2010) An exploration of the personal motivations of disaffected young people and what they perceive as barriers to their goals. Educational Psychology in Scotland, 11 (1). pp. 16-27. ISSN 1354-0599

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Abstract

This article discusses exploration of the personal motivations of disaffected young people and what they perceive as barriers to their goals.