Journal of Youth Development

Welcome to the Journal of Youth Development, an open-source, peer-reviewed, quarterly online publication dedicated to advancing youth development practice and research. JYD serves applied researchers and evaluators as well as practitioners who work in youth-serving organizations or the intermediaries that support them.

JYD is the official journal of two of the largest professional associations for those working with and on behalf of young people, the National Association of Extension 4-H Youth Development Professionals (NAE4-HYDP) and the National Afterschool Association (NAA). 

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Vol 16, No 2-3 (2021): Special Issue on International Positive Youth Development

This special issue bring together diverse perspectives on current research, practice, and policy regarding challenges and opportunities facing international positive youth development.

Table of Contents

Editor's Note

Lisa A. Lauxman, Thomas Archibald, Elizabeth M. Dowling, Cassandra Jessee
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1-12

Thought Leader Commentary

Michael McCabe
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13-19

Special Issue Articles

Cassandra Jessee, Audrey Marie Moore, Christy Olenik, Chelsea Pallatino Trevelline, Nancy Taggart
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20-54
John E. Lindsay, Shannon McGarry, Assem Satmukhambetova, Katie Raymond, Arafat Lesheve, Sarah Jonson, Hafez Neeno, Cheradee Williams
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55-73
Clare Ignatowski, Rachel Blum, Pia Saunders Campbell, Ricardo Perez-Pineda
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74-99
Richard M. Lerner, Jonathan M. Tirrell, Patricia K. Gansert, Jacqueline V. Lerner, Pamela Ebstyne King, G. John Geldhof, Elizabeth M. Dowling, Alistair T. R. Sim
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100-123
Prerna Banati, Cristina Bacalso
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124-158
Carlye Gates, Patricia LeBaron, Timothy Flanigan, Colleen Murray, Claudia Cappa, Ticiana Garcia-Tapia, Soukeynatou Fall, Isabel Jijon
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159-174
Patricio Cuevas-Parra
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175-196
Claire O'Kane, Annabel Trapp, Paul Stephenson, Julia Smith-Brake
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197-226
Georgiana Vasiloiu, Julia Smith-Brake, Simona Eugenia Mihai
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227-238
Prerna Banati, Lauren Rumble, Nicola Jones, Sarah Hendriks
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239-254
Prerna Kumar, Amenla Nuken, Nitin Datta, Aditi Vyas
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255-277
Kate F. Plourde, Geeta Nanda, Elise Healy, Dennis Kibwola, Phoebe Mutonyi, Michael Ochwo, Francis Okello, Joy Cunningham
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278-286
Nalini Bajaj Chugani, Sabeen Faizullah, Cornelia Janke, Rebecca Jeudin, Jackie Kiernan, Nancy Wallace
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287-309
Holly E. Follmer-Reece, Paulina Velez-Gomez, Nadia Semenova Moratto-Vásquez, Sara L. Dodd
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310-328
Betsabé Vásquez, Lelys Dinarte Díaz
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329-343
Thomas Archibald, Bineta K. Guisse, Amadou Ndiaye, Fatimata Kane, Fatou Diouf, Kathleen Jamison
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344-362
Ashley Law, Virginia Atkinson
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363-378
Concetta Pastorelli, Antonio Zuffianò, Jennifer E. Lansford, Eriona Thartori, Marc H. Bornstein, Lei Chang, Kirby Deater-Deckard, Laura Di Giunta, Kenneth A. Dodge, Sevtap Gurdal, Qin Liu, Qian Long, Paul Oburu, Ann T. Skinner, Emma Sorbring, Laurence Steinberg, Sombat Tapanya, Liliana Maria Uribe Tirado, Saengduean Yotanyamaneewong, Suha Al-Hassan, Liane Peña Alampay, Dario Bacchini
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379-401

Reflection

Richard M. Lerner, Pamela Jervis, Marc H. Bornstein
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402-422

Errata

Kate Walker
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