Voisin, Dexter R., et al. "African American Adolescents Living and Coping With Community Violence On Chicago's Southside." Journal of Interpersonal Violence, vol. 26, no. 12, 2011, pp. 2483-98.
Voisin DR, Bird JD, Hardestry M, et al. African American adolescents living and coping with community violence on Chicago's southside. J Interpers Violence. 2011;26(12):2483-98.
Voisin, D. R., Bird, J. D., Hardestry, M., & Cheng Shi Shiu, . (2011). African American adolescents living and coping with community violence on Chicago's southside. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 26(12), 2483-98. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260510383029
Voisin DR, et al. African American Adolescents Living and Coping With Community Violence On Chicago's Southside. J Interpers Violence. 2011;26(12):2483-98. PubMed PMID: 20956443.
TY - JOUR
T1 - African American adolescents living and coping with community violence on Chicago's southside.
AU - Voisin,Dexter R,
AU - Bird,Jason D P,
AU - Hardestry,Melissa,
AU - Cheng Shi Shiu,,
Y1 - 2010/10/18/
PY - 2010/10/20/entrez
PY - 2010/10/20/pubmed
PY - 2011/11/1/medline
SP - 2483
EP - 98
JF - Journal of interpersonal violence
JO - J Interpers Violence
VL - 26
IS - 12
N2 - This study explores community violence exposures among African American adolescents and whether coping strategies were gendered. In-depth interviews are conducted with a sample of 32 African American high school students. Data are analyzed using a thematic analysis. The primary forms of violence exposures are physical attacks, fighting, and incidents involving police, gun violence, and murders. Boys report more exposure to violence as victims and witnesses, whereas girls are more likely to hear about violent acts. Coping styles range from "getting through," which included both an acceptance of community conditions; "getting along," which included self-defense techniques; "getting away," which included avoidance coping strategies; and "getting back," which consisted of confrontational coping strategies. Boys report more confrontational coping styles than are girls, who utilized more avoidance approaches. Widespread school-based interventions are warranted, given the high prevalence of community violence exposure among these youth and may provide important supports for coping against such trauma.
SN - 1552-6518
UR - https://www.unboundmedicine.com/medline/citation/20956443/African_American_adolescents_living_and_coping_with_community_violence_on_Chicago's_southside_
L2 - https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0886260510383029?url_ver=Z39.88-2003&rfr_id=ori:rid:crossref.org&rfr_dat=cr_pub=pubmed
DB - PRIME
DP - Unbound Medicine