Adolescent Gangs: Old Issues, New Approaches / Edition 1

Adolescent Gangs: Old Issues, New Approaches / Edition 1

by Curtis Branch
     
 

ISBN-10: 0876309244

ISBN-13: 9780876309247

Pub. Date: 12/28/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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

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

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780876309247
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/1998
Series:
Multiculturalism as a Fourth Force Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

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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