TITLE

A Comparison Between Mexican American Youth Who Are in Gangs and Those Who Are Not

AUTHOR(S)
Tapia, Hugo A.; Kinnier, Richard T.; MacKinnon, David P.
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Multicultural Counseling & Development;Oct2009, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p229
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
44858840

 

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