ERIC Number: EJ528987
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Exposure to Violence and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder in Urban Adolescents.
Berton, Margaret Wright; Stabb, Sally D.
Adolescence, v31 n122 p489-98 Sum 1996
Investigates variables associated with posttraumatic stress disorder in adolescents in a metropolitan area. Comparisons were made with regard to gender, ethnicity, family constellation, self-reported exposure to violence, self-reported exposure to trauma, and incidence of violent crime in the vicinity of school attendance. Revealed minority males were exposed in their neighborhoods and schools to more violent crime than any other group. (KW)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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