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ERIC Number: EJ562334
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1089-5701
Families Confront the NIMBY Hysteria.
Terry, Wanda
Reclaiming Children and Youth: Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v6 n3 p144-46,151 Fall 1997
Provides a personal account of political advocacy in which parents of troubled students organized a successful grassroots movement to open a special school for their children in a residential area. Focuses on one parent's efforts to organize others and her repeated and successful experiences with the local media. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue: "Alternatives to Punishment."