DOI

10.1108/AEDS-02-2019-0041

Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to gain insight into the generalized self-efficacy (GSE) of youth in the New Territories of Hong Kong. Youth issues have been at the forefront of political discourse in the region and often youth are presented in the media as having fundamental deficits, which are tied to growing inequality and lack of social mobility. This study offers more perspective of the characteristics of Hong Kong youth to contribute to the literature as well as influence the discourse on youth and youth issues.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

10-2-2019

Publisher Statement

This author accepted manuscript is deposited under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC) licence. This means that anyone may distribute, adapt, and build upon the work for non-commercial purposes, subject to full attribution. If you wish to use this manuscript for commercial purposes, please contact permissions@emerald.com.

Please note that downloads of the article are for private/personal use only.

Spires, Bob, Howington, Eric, and Rojewski, Jay. "Generalized self-efficacy of youth in the new territories: A community survey conducted by a Hong Kong NGO", Asian Education and Development Studies, (January 1, 2019): 117–127. https://doi.org/10.1108/AEDS-02-2019-0041

Share

COinS