ERIC Number: EJ562266
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Street Youth, Their Peer Group Affiliation and Differences According to Residential Status, Subsistence Patterns, and Use of Services.
Kipke, Michele D.; Unger, Jennifer B.; O'Connor, Susan; Palmer, Raymond F.; LaFrance, Steven R.
Adolescence, v32 n127 p655-69 Fall 1997
Characterizes subcultural differences within an inner-city street youth population. Used brief, structured interviews (N=752), targeting youth living on the streets for two or more consecutive months. Results demonstrate unique patterns with respect to places stayed/slept, means of financial support, and use of available services according to peer group affiliation. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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