Adolescent Gangs: Old Issues, New Approaches

Adolescent Gangs: Old Issues, New Approaches

By: Curtis W. Branch (editor)Hardback

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Published in 1998, Adolescent Gangs is a valuable contribution to the field of Counseling and School Therapy.

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Introduction. Basic Definitions and Concepts. Part I. Community Based Interventions. Welcoming Home Boyz: Building Communities through Cultural Capital. Adolescent Gangs: Old Issues, New Approaches - Practitioner's Perspective. Hope: Sustaining a Vision of the Future. Part II. Specialized Agency-based Interventions. Probation Interventions with Gang-Affiliated Youth and Their Families. Youth Violence and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: How can the teacher assess it, and what are the implications for the classroom. Energizing and Organizing the Community. Understanding Family-Agency Dynamics. Part III. Mental Health Interventions. Culture-focused Group Therapy-Identity Issues in Gang-Involved Youth. Youth Gangs-Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions in Schools, and System Change. Pathologizing Normality or Normalizing Pathology? Summary and Conclusions.

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  • publication date: 05/02/1999
  • ISBN13: 9780876309230
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 200
  • ID: 9780876309230
  • weight: 498
  • ISBN10: 0876309236

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