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Youth workers as professionals : Managing dual relationships and maintaining boundaries

Sercombe, Howard (2010) Youth workers as professionals : Managing dual relationships and maintaining boundaries. In: Ethical issues in youth work. Routledge, London, pp. 77-91. ISBN 978-0-415-49970-5

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Abstract

This chapter discusses youth workers as professionals. It is part of a collection which offers a timely and unique insight into both the dilemmas of youth work practice and some of the more recent challenges faced by youth workers and all those working with young people in the light of current public attitudes and government policies towards young people.