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ERIC Number: EJ521151
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-1049-7315
Promotion, Prevention, and Treatment: What Are the Differences?
Coohey, Carol; Marsh, Jeanne C.
Research on Social Work Practice, v5 n4 p524-38 Oct 1995
Presents a content analysis of prevention definitions in prevention literature. Examines the pros and cons of the traditional trilogy (primary, secondary, and tertiary) of prevention definitions, along with a description of key concepts, such as end-states, timing, targets, and eligibility criteria. Proposes a conceptual alternative to the prevention trilogy, in favor of one that distinguishes among prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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