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Street Gang Patterns and Policies$
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Malcolm W. Klein and Cheryl L. Maxson

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780195163445

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195163445.001.0001

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Multiple goals for gang control programs and policies

Multiple goals for gang control programs and policies

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(p.231) Seven Multiple goals for gang control programs and policies
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Street Gang Patterns and Policies
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Malcolm W. Klein

Cheryl L. Maxson

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195163445.003.0037

This chapter discusses the various goals of gang programming, with examples to illustrate the differences between individual versus group change; reducing joining versus encouraging desistance; prevention versus intervention versus suppression. Reference again to the Spergel Model will clarify some of these issues.

Keywords:   gang programming, street gangs, individual change, group change, gang joining, gang control, Spergel Model

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