ERIC Number: EJ624188
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Keeping It Better in the Bahamas: A Nation's Socioeconomic Response to Juvenile Crime.
Nowak, Barbara J.
Journal of Black Studies, v31 n4 p483-93 Mar 2001
Examines how the Bahamas, a nation that is over 85 percent of African descent, is dealing with juvenile crime, discussing: the historical and economic context of crime; the socioeconomics of juvenile crime; and the nation's socioeconomic response to delinquency. An important objective in this effort is to empower the next generation to become contributing members of a strong, economically viable nation. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Bahamas