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Title: Taking Action To Prevent Adolescent Violence: Educational Resources for Schools and Community Organizations
Corporate Author: Education Development Ctr
Higher Education Ctr for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention
United States of America
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 169
Sponsoring Agency: Education Development Ctr
Newton, MA 02160
National Institute of Justice/
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NCJRS Photocopy Services
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US Dept of Health and Human Services
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Grant Number: MCJ-253A23-01
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Education Development Ctr
Higher Education Ctr for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention
55 Chapel Street
Newton, MA 02160
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Directory
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This manual focuses on the education and behavior change approach to violence prevention by identifying and describing educational curricula, videos, and other materials.
Abstract: The first section annotates 84 violent prevention print resources; each entry includes title, author, publisher and publication date, length, and price, and a description of its goals, format, and structure. The second section describes a variety of violent prevention video resources, some of which demonstrate specific violence prevention techniques that can be used to train teachers and other youth workers. The third section contains additional curricula and some noncurricular materials that might be helpful to those planning violence prevention programs. Finally, the directory includes an alphabetical listing of distributors of the materials listed here. 4 tables
Main Term(s): Juveniles
Index Term(s): Reference materials; Violence prevention
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