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ERIC Number: EJ667611
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1045-3830
An Ecological-Transactional Understanding of Community Violence: Theoretical Perspectives.
Overstreet, Stacy; Mazza, James
School Psychology Quarterly, v18 n1 p66-87 Spr 2003
Community violence has emerged as a major risk factor for the development of mental health problems in children and adolescents. The goal of this article is to present an ecological-transactional model of community violence as a conceptual framework for understanding the existing literature and for guiding future research on community violence exposure and child development. (Contains 82 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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