Youth Development Through Recreation: Eurocentric Influences and Aboriginal Self-Determination

@inproceedings{Rovito2013YouthDT,
  title={Youth Development Through Recreation: Eurocentric Influences and Aboriginal Self-Determination},
  author={Alana Rovito and Audrey Rhiannon Giles},
  year={2013}
}
Abstract Purpose – In this chapter we examine the creation and implementation processes of an arts-based recreation programme for Aboriginal youth development in Canada called Outside Looking In (OLI) to determine if and how OLI’s staff and Board members perceive the programme to be influenced by Eurocentric ideas of programming and the impact this may in turn have on achieving Aboriginal self-determination. Design/methodology/approach – Informed by postcolonial theory, we employed a case… CONTINUE READING

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