The Our Lives Project is an ongoing research study that follows a large cohort of young Queenslanders from adolescence into adulthood. We aim to empirically investigate how young people think about their future and how they master their trajectories in a world of rapid change and uncertainty.

How Do Young People Decide Who To Vote For?

An article highlighting findings from the Our Lives Project has recently been published in The Conversation.

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Decreasing the Voting Age

Should the voting age in Australia be decreased from 18 to 16?

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Debating Climate Change

What can the Our Lives study tell us about the attitudes of young Queenslanders on climate change?

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A Class Act

Are we witnessing the democratisation of body modification in Australia?

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