ERIC Number: ED022581
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1963
Reference Count: 0
Rural Youth in Crisis: Facts, Myths, and Social Change.
Burchinal, Lee G., Ed.
Presented are condensed versions of background papers for the National Conference on Problems of Rural Youth in a Changing Environment held in Stillwater, Oklahoma, on September 22-25, 1963. Twenty-seven papers are grouped under the following divisions: (1) rural community backgrounds; (2) rural education; (3) physical and mental health of rural youth; (4) prevention and treatment of juvenile delinquency in rural areas; (5) adapting to urban ways; and (6) helping socially disadvantaged rural youth. Related documents are RC 000 137 and RC 000 156. (SF)
Descriptors: Agriculture, American Indians, Blacks, Delinquency Prevention, Disadvantaged, Educational Opportunities, Educationally Disadvantaged, Employment Opportunities, Health Services, Mental Health, Occupations, Rural Areas, Rural Education, Rural Environment, Rural Urban Differences, Rural Youth, Self Concept, Spanish Americans, Tax Allocation, Vocational Education
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($1.25).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Committee for Children and Youth, Washington, DC.
Note: Papers from the Nat. Conf. on Probl. of Rural Youth in a Changing Environment, Stillwater, Okla., Sep. 22-25, 1963.