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ERIC Number: EJ424369
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0031-7217
Community Organizations as Family.
Heath, Shirley Brice; McLaughlin, Milbrey Wallin
Phi Delta Kappan, v72 n8 p623-27 Apr 1991
Depicts adolescents' lively, voluntary involvement in constructive alternatives to the counterproductive teenage ventures filling the morning's newspapers. Successful youth organizations adopt a firm and flexible approach, empower rather than infantilize youths, and have clear goals and membership rules. Many out-of-school settings share features characterizing family life in the past. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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