ERIC Number: EJ562334
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Families Confront the NIMBY Hysteria.
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
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Alternatives to Punishment."