Children, Youth and Environments
|Children, Youth and Environments|
|Abbreviated title (ISO 4)||Child. Youth Environ.|
|Discipline||Psychology, sociology, education, urban and regional planning, environmental psychology|
|Edited by||Louise Chawla, Willem van Vliet, Fahriye Sancar|
|Publisher||University of Colorado (United States)|
Children, Youth and Environments is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes research articles, in-depth analyses, cutting-edge field reports, and critical book reviews on research, policy, and practice concerning inclusive and sustainable environments for children and youth worldwide.
From 1984 through 1995, it was produced in print through the Children, Environments Research Group at the City University of New York with Roger Hart as editor. Since 2003 it has been published online by the Children Youth and Environments Center at the University of Colorado. The journal usually appears twice yearly.
The journal publishes papers on a broad range of topics and approaches, including quantitative and qualitative empirical research, theoretical, methodological and historical investigations, critical literature reviews, design analyses, post-occupancy evaluations, policy studies, and program assessments. It welcomes papers from diverse viewpoints, varied approaches, and different cultures. The organizing focus is the physical environment.
Abstracting and indexing
The journal is currently abstracted in Sociological Abstracts, Community Services Abstracts, Sage Urban Studies Abstracts, Sage Family Studies Abstracts, Journal of Planning Literature, and the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities.