ERIC Number: EJ351799
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Being in Nothingness: The Adolescent Experience of Imprisonment.
Eisikovits, Zvi; Guttman, Edna
Child and Youth Services, v8 n3-4 p89-107 1987
Examines the existential experience of adolescents in prison. Qualitative, in-depth interviews have explored the dimensions of time, space, and "others," and shows that youths' sense of reality is subordinated to their romanticized dreams of what life should be like. (Author/LHW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue on qualitative research and evaluation in group care.