About the Author

Matt Hern

Matt Hern is the director of the Purple Thistle centre, an alternative youth program in Vancouver, BC. He holds a a PhD in Urban Studies from the Union Institute. An accomplished writer and public speaker, he has written three books: Deschooling Our Lives, Field Day: Getting Society Out of School and Watch Yourself: Why Safer Isn't Always Better. He lives with his partner and two daughters in East Vancouver.

Books by this Author
Big Moves

Big Moves

Global Agendas, Local Aspirations, and Urban Mobility in Canada
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover
tagged : canadian
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Field Day

Field Day

Getting Society Out of School
edition:Paperback
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Watch Yourself

Watch Yourself

Why Safer Isn't Always Better
edition:Paperback
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