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Urban girls revisited : building strengths

Bonnie J. Ross Leadbeater 1950-; Niobe Way 1963-


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  • Title:
    Urban girls revisited : building strengths
  • Author: Bonnie J. Ross Leadbeater 1950-; Niobe Way 1963-
  • Description: Introduction : Urban girls : building strengths, creating momentum / Bonnie J. Leadbeater -- The many faces of urban girls : features of positive development in early adolescence / Richard M. Lerner ... [et al.] -- From urban girls to resilient women : studying adaptation across development in the context of adversity / Anne Shaffer ... [et al.] -- Makin' homes : an urban girl thing / Jennifer Pastor, Jennifer McCormick and Michelle Fine ... [et al.] -- "They are like a friend" : Othermothers creating empowering, school-based community living rooms in Latina and Latino middle schools / Nancy López and Chalane E. Lechuga -- To stay or to leave? How do mentoring groups support healthy dating relationships in high-risk girls? / Elizabeth Banister and Bonnie J. Leadbeater -- Caring connections : mentoring relationships in the lives of urban girls / Jean E. Rhodes ... [et al.] -- Latina girls : 'we're like sisters--most times!' / Jill McLean Taylor, Carmen N. Veloria, and Martina C. Verba -- Changes in African American mother-daughter relationships during adolescence : conflict, autonomy, and warmth / Catherine L. Costigan, Ana Mari Cauce and Kenyatta Etchison -- The "good" news and the "bad" news : the "Americanization" of Hmong girls / Stacey J. Lee -- "Don't die with your work balled up in your fists" : contesting social injustice through participatory research / María Elena Torre ... [et al.] -- Uncovering truths, recovering lives : lessons of resistance in the socialization of Black girls / Janie Victoria Ward -- "If you let me play..." : does high school physical activity reduce urban young adult women's sexual risks? / Allison J. Tracy and Sumru Erkut -- Condom use among sexually active Latina girls in alternative high schools / Jill Denner and Karin Coyle -- Girl-on-girl sexuality / Ritch C. Savin-Williams -- Understanding health disparities among female street youth / Cecilia Benoit, Mikael Jansson, and Murray Anderson -- Businesswomen in urban life / Carl S. Taylor, Pamela R. Smith and Virgil A. Taylor.
  • Local Note: acq2007swk
  • Publication Date: c2007
  • Publisher: New York : New York University Press
  • Format: xvi, 381 p. : ill ; 24 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780814752128 (cloth : alk. paper);ISBN 0814752128 (cloth : alk. paper);ISBN 9780814752135 (pbk. : alk. paper);ISBN 0814752136 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Subjects: Poor teenagers -- United States; Teenage girls -- United States; Urban youth -- United States; Minority teenagers -- United States
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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