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ERIC Number: EJ498167
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0008-0845
Gang Identity or Self-Expression? Researchers Look beyond the Surface of "Gang Clothing" and Appearance.
Hethorn, Janet
California Agriculture, v48 n7 p44-48 Dec 1994
A study that included observations and interviews in street and school settings throughout California and in selected cities nationwide documented the changing nature of gang identity within the broader context of street style and adolescent expression. Suggests that targeting student behavior, as opposed to style of clothing, would be more effective in providing a safe learning environment. (LP)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: California