ERIC Number: EJ654879
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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School-Based Violence Prevention Programs: Systematic Review of Secondary Prevention Trials.
Mytton, Julie A.; DiGuiseppi, Carolyn; Gough, David A.; Taylor, Rod S.; Logan, Stuart
Archives of Pediatric Adolescent Medicine, v156 p752-62 Aug 2002
Conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled secondary prevention trials to explore the effects of school-based violence prevention programs on aggressive and violent behavior in children at high risk for violence. Results indicated that such programs produced modest reductions in aggressive and violent behaviors in children who already exhibited these behaviors. (Contains references.) (SM)
Descriptors: Aggression, Comprehensive School Health Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Student Behavior, Violence
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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