Thesis- crc is important even though its" not always upheld it should be despite this and then opinion (refute argument) globalization. There are global differences in understandings and experiences of young people. Global inequality contributes to such differences and directly affects young people"s lives. Children"s lives are shaped by local and global political and economic decisions. Burr"s work on vietnam (2006) strong beliefs in vietnam, kids. Usa and the crc (didn"t sign, cultural reasons child soldiering, should do work parent"s rights) In africa we carry our children so they feel loved (the. Guardian, 2004) why push baby away from you in a carriage: geography. Harsh climate of north has led to child raising practices that may seem unfair (ex-playing in the snow, abandoning child) Inner city kids don"t play outside, dangerous (shapes how kids grow up and how parents interact with them) Within nations dramatic levels of inequality within counties and the effects it has on families.