ERIC Number: ED030749
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Sep
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Research Visibility. Disadvantaged Youth: Rural Poverty and the Urban Crisis.
Law, Gordon F., Ed.
American Vocational Journal, v43 n6 p41-56 Sept 1968
Fifteen reviews in this issue pertaining to rural and urban disadvantaged youth are organized under six topics: (1) Manpower Reports reviews the 1967 and 1968 Presidential Manpower Reports and a report on national goals and manpower requirements, (2) Training youthful offenders treats correctional programs at the Lorton Youth Center and the New York City jail, (3) Curriculum Development Projects report projects devoted to basic vocational talents, remedial postsecondary education, citizenship education, and technical skills for disadvantaged union members, (4) Sociological Studies reviews studies of fathers' effects on boys' goals, vocational education problem solutions in Great Britain and the United States, equal employment opportunities, and management experience with these opportunities, and (5) Guidance and Training Centers outline two demonstration programs which combine several educational services for the benefit of disadvantaged students. "Plain Talk," a continuing column by the author, briefly discusses the importance of occupational education. The bibliography lists 29 related studies which are in progress. (EM)
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Sponsor: American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
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