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ERIC Number: EJ632597
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0014-4029
Overcoming the Odds: Qualitative Examination of Resilience among Formerly Incarcerated Adolescents.
Todis, Bonnie; Bullis, Michael; Waintrup, Miriam; Schultz, Robert; D'Ambrosio, Ryan
Exceptional Children, v68 n1 p119-39 Fall 2001
A 5-year qualitative study examined resilience among 15 adolescents transitioning from youth correctional facilities back into their communities. Topics addressed include: pre-delinquent histories, experiences in the correctional system, and post-corrections transition. Currently about half the respondents are successful (employed, going to school, or raising children). Internal and situational factors as well as implications for practice are discussed. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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