Session 260: GA6 -> Risk Factors and Correlates of Gang Membership
Time: 1:00PM to 2:30 PM on Thursday, November 16
Place: W-Sussex
Session Chair: L. Thomas Winfree, Jr., New Mexico State University
The Effects of Family and Self-Concept on Youth Gang Membership
by: Brandi Woods-Littlejohn, Oklahoma Criminal Justice Resource Center (Corresponding)
L. Thomas Winfree, Jr., New Mexico State University
G. Larry Mays, New Mexico State University
Gang Affiliation and Self-Esteem: The Effects of Biracial Identity
by: Patricia O'Donnell Brummett, California State University at Northridge (Corresponding)
Loretta Winters, California State University at Northridge
Herman DeBose, California State University at Northridge
The Relationship Between Gang Involvement and the Use of Illicit Drugs: Findings Fron the Offender Population Urinalysis Screening (OPUS) Program
by: George Yacoubian, Jr., University of Maryland (Corresponding)
Delcie G. Rico, Orange County Sheriff's Department
Elisabeth Fost, Ctr for Substance Abuse Research (CESAR)
Eric D. Wish, University of Maryland at College Park
The Effects and Consequences of Selling and Using Heroin Among Mexican American Street Gang Members
by: Avelardo Valdez, University of Texas - San Antonio (Corresponding)
John Alvarado, University of Texas - San Antonio
Richard Arcos, University of Texas - San Antonio
Risk Factors for Gang Membership: Level of Association Within an Incarcerated Population
by: E. Gail Sharpe, East Carolina University (Corresponding)

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