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ERIC Number: EJ548399
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0197-4327
Ridding the African-American Community of Black Gang Proliferation.
Anderson, James F.; And Others
Western Journal of Black Studies, v20 n2 p83-88 Sum 1996
Argues that communities can employ numerous measures to prevent gangs from controlling their neighborhoods. Causes and theoretical explanations of gang formation are discussed, as well as the impact of black gangs in African American communities, and public policy considerations. It is concluded that, with an entire community effort, gangs can be defeated and prevented from entering the community. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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