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ERIC Number: ED124821
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Jan
Pages: 24
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A Framework for Developing Drug Abuse Prevention Strategies for Young People in Ghetto Areas.
Dembo, Richard; Burgos, William
The present paper considers critical factors in the experience of young people that need to be taken into account in order to understand them and to develop prevention programs. Drawing on research and the literature on socialization, social psychology, and drug abuse, an ethnographically informed social context model of the actor is developed and its implications for prevention activities among ghetto youths examined. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
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Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (San Francisco, California, April 19-23, 1976)