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Adolescent gangs

old issues, new approaches

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Published by Brunner/Mazel in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Gangs -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Gang members -- United States -- Rehabilitation.,
    • Gang members -- United States -- Psychology.,
    • Juvenile delinquency -- United States -- Prevention.,
    • Problem youth -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Social work with youth -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Curtis W. Branch.
      ContributionsBranch, Curtis W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6439.U5 A35 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 230 p. :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL387788M
      ISBN 100876309236, 0876309244
      LC Control Number98050826


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