Youth Studies Australia was a peer-reviewed journal that for 32 years provided interdisciplinary, research-based information and analysis on issues affecting Australians from early adolescence to young adulthood. It ceased publication in December 2013 after funding was withdrawn in March 2013.
The archive of Youth Studies Australia from 1987–2011 is available free of charge through the Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies website.
A doll representing the measurements of an average 19-year-old young woman is preferred to Barbie by young school children in the USA. Original article
Professor Peter Buckskin, Dean of the University of South Australia and project director of the More Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Teachers Initiative (MATSITI), says despite a push to boost Indigenous teacher numbers over many years, there is still a long way to go. Original article