Contracting 'Autonomy' of Young People: Ambivalences in Addressing Agency


Objective: The aim of this presentation is to show the paradox that arises when ‘autonomy’ and the way to ‘autonomy’ of young care leavers is subject to contractualisation. Our hypothesis is that agency of the young... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Aude Kerivel (University of Luxembourg)
  2. Marei Lunz (University of Luxembourg)
  3. Anna-Marie Herdtle (University of Luxembourg)

Topic Area

Transition to adulthood from care


SYM16 » Researching Agency in Transitions from Out-of-Home Placements (12:30 - Thursday, 15th September, Sala 5)