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Title
Gangs in America's communities
Type
Text
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Geographic Coverage
United States
Classification
LCC: HV6439.U5 H679 2016 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 364.106/60973 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2015008399
Content
text (Source: rdacontent)
Table Of Contents
Preface
Acknowledgments
History of gangs in the United States
Myths and realities of youth gangs
Defining gangs and gang members
Macro-level theories and modern-day applications
Micro-level theories : gang involvement as a developmental pathway
Girls and gangs
National gang problem trends : 1996 to 2009
Urban gangs and violence
What works : gang prevention
What works in a comprehensive gang program approach
Glossary
References
Index
About the authors.
Authorized Access Point
Howell, James C. Gangs in America's communities
Authorized Access Point Variant
Griffiths, Elizabeth A. Gangs in America's communities