ERIC Number: EJ618712
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Talking about Youth Development: Helping Campers Grow into Successful Adults.
Camping Magazine, v74 n1 p24-27 Jan-Feb 2001
Youth development moves beyond risk reduction by turning a narrow negative focus on at-risk factors into positive action strategies. Critical components of youth development are providing positive ways for young people to meet their needs and building competencies. Physical, social, cognitive, vocational, and moral competence are described, and key philosophical elements of youth development are listed. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Institutional author: The National Youth Development Information Center.