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ERIC Number: EJ578736
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-118X
Environment and Interaction: Voices of Young People in Poor Inner-City Neighborhoods.
Figueira-McDonough, Josefina
Youth & Society, v30 n2 p123-63 Dec 1998
Explores the interpretation of experiences and world views of young people in deprived inner-city neighborhoods. Findings from six focus groups made up of 44 adolescents suggest the combination of mainstream and ghetto-specific norms in the interpretations these young people give to their environment and the ways in which experiences shape their actions and futures. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Note: Research supported by Grant DOE-BPD 4408 from the Arizona State University/Arizona Department of Youth Treatment and Rehabilitation Partnership and National Science Foundation Grant SES 9213412.