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ERIC Number: EJ867095
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Oct
Pages: 11
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 25
ISSN: ISSN-0883-8534
A Comparison between Mexican American Youth Who Are in Gangs and Those Who Are Not
Tapia, Hugo A.; Kinnier, Richard T.; MacKinnon, David P.
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v37 n4 p229-239 Oct 2009
This exploratory study compares the differences between 43 Mexican American gang members and 43 Mexican American adolescents who are not members of a gang on several demographic, educational, familial, cultural, and psychological variables. Differences were analyzed using "t" tests and chi-square analyses. discussion focuses on implications for counseling. (Contains 3 tables.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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