Before Dreams Disappear: Preventing Youth Violence : Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Children, Family, Drugs and Alcoholism of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, Second Session, on Examining Certain Provisions Establishing Programs to Prevent Youth Violence as Contained in the Proposed Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act, May 17, 1994

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1994 - Crime prevention - 71 pages
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This report presents verbatim, a hearing before the Subcommittee on Children, Family, Drugs and Alcoholism. The hearing featured a series of testimonies and stories on violence among young people in the United States. It opened with remarks by Subcommittee Chairman, Christopher Dodd. He was followed by numerous statements on the nature of violence in communities. These statements were made by those who work with children and youth. Included in these testimonies were accounts provided by children and young people, who spoke of the state of violence in their neighborhoods. The many reports also featured details on programs that appeared to be effective in thwarting violence among youth. A number of prepared testimonies by government officials also appear in this report. (RJM)

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