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Urban recreation and crime prevention

Joint oversight hearing before the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands and the Subcommittee ... held in Washington, DC, March 10, 1994

by United States

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Written in English


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Number of Pages218
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Open LibraryOL7372122M
ISBN 100160458307
ISBN 109780160458309
OCLC/WorldCa31306149

Keywords: midnight basketball; sports; crime prevention; urban crime rates; publicity effects A transformation occurred in youth sports and recreation provision in the United States in the s. Sports and recreation programs became popular tools for crime prevention, particularly prevention aimed at so-called at-risk or high-risk minority.


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