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What Encourages Gang Behavior? by Tamara L. Roleff

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English


  • Gangs,
  • Social Issues - Violence,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Social Situations,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Social Sciences,
  • Gang members,
  • Social Science - Sociology,
  • Psychology

Book details:

Edition Notes

hardcover edition

SeriesAt Issue Series
The Physical Object
FormatBoard book
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7897768M
ISBN 100737708115
ISBN 109780737708110

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