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Truancy: First Step to a Lifetime of Problems
(NCJ 161958) October 1996
OJJDP Youth Out of the Education Mainstream Series, Grant, 8 page(s)
Garry, E. M.
 
This bulletin describes seven promising community programs that are reducing truancy and juvenile delinquency by enlisting and coordinating a broad array of local resources.
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