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ERIC Number: EJ585020
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-118X
Are Rural Gang Members Similar to Their Urban Peers? Implications for Rural Communities.
Evans, William P.; Fitzgerald, Carla; Weigel, Dan; Chvilicek, Sarah
Youth & Society, v30 n3 p267-82 Mar 1999
Investigated factors associated with gang involvement among rural and urban adolescents using data from a sample of 1,183 Nevada students in grades 7 through 12. There was no significant difference in gang membership or pressure to join gangs between the rural and urban samples, but there were differences on other gang and violence indicators. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Nevada