ERIC Number: EJ555216
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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A Phenomenological Study with Youth Gang Members: Results and Implications for School Counselors.
Omizo, Michael M.; Omizo, Sharon A.; Honda, Marianne R.
Professional School Counseling, v1 n1 p39-42 Oct 1997
Using a phenomenological model, examines eight male adolescents' perceptions of their gang membership. Interviews revealed such themes as self-esteem, a sense of belonging, and protection. Outlines implications for school counselors when working with gang members individually, in groups, with families, or during school interventions. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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