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ERIC Number: EJ592673
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1091-4706
Percussion Discussion: Using Drums To Reconnect Youth.
Wilbur, John; Harris, Tom
Reaching Today's Youth: The Community Circle of Caring Journal, v3 n1 p42-44 Fall 1998
Reports on a therapeutic program for juvenile offenders that uses drum playing and drum building to provide alternatives for youth activities. Drums play five important roles for youth: creating a sense of community, reconnecting with history and heritage, promoting healing, educating, and celebrating victories or rites of passage. Provides therapists and educators with another tool to help empower students. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Georgia