ERIC Number: ED209583
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Focus on Youth. National Symposium on Youth Violence: Team Action Youth Involvement Programs to Decrease Violence (1st, Reno, Nevada, November 9-12, 1980).
Somers, Adele, Ed.; And Others
The conference proceedings of the First National Symposium on Youth Violence are presented in terms of the program objectives, i.e., to identify successful youth involvement programs and to develop positive strategies for decreasing violence. This monograph provides the program schedule and texts and summaries of various speeches on the topics of open communication strategies, social integration strategies, and legislative and team action to decrease violence. The National Awards for Outstanding Youth Involvement Programs are described, along with a bibliography of other youth programs. (JAC)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Change Strategies, Community Programs, Delinquency, Program Descriptions, Public Policy, Social Problems, Social Services, Student Participation, Violence, Youth Problems, Youth Programs
Community Development, Continuing Education Division, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 ($6.00 for one copy; 30 or more, $5.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Conference of Christians and Jews, Washington, DC.; National School Resource Network, Washington, DC.; National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, Reno, NV.; Department of Education, San Francisco, CA. Region 9.; Nevada State Dept. of Human Resources, Carson City. Youth Services.
Authoring Institution: Nevada Univ., Reno. Div. of Continuing Education.