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Author: Carol E. Marcus
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: experiences, prevention, environments, risk, youth, working
Number of Pages: 219
Published: 1996-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788129724
ISBN-13: 9780788129728

Focuses on programs which help youth in high-risk neighborhoods learn to say łno ̨ to drugs. Covers 18 grants and the programs that were created with those grants. Includes characteristics of youths (juvenile delinquents, athletes of low socioeconomic status), offers insight into how to develop model programs for youth (lack of data, lack of effective mgmt. techniques), problems faced in implementing demonstration grant programs (lack of resources, resistance to training), and reports on successful programs (retreats, awareness training).

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: resultsoriented, measures, progress, lack, countries, transition, strategies, postconflict, peacekeeping
Number of Pages: 64
ISBN-10: 1428943625
ISBN-13: 9781428943629

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: lack, national, communication, strategy, hampered, efforts, diplomacy, interagency, coordination, public
Number of Pages: 42
ISBN-10: 1428932038
ISBN-13: 9781428932036

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: options, limit, federal, oversight, enforcement, limited, accessibility, lack, data, transportation
Number of Pages: 68
ISBN-10: 1422397882
ISBN-13: 9781422397886

Author: Walter W. Hays
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: reprint, earthquakes, volcanoes, reduction, disaster, decade, natural, international
Number of Pages: 223
Published: 2008-05
ISBN-10: 1428988858
ISBN-13: 9781428988859

Throughout history, humanity has found itself in conflict with naturally occurring events of geologic, hydrologic, & atmospheric origin. The magnitude of the losses of life & property is increasing rapidly as the building wealth of nations is expanded to meet the needs of increasing popżn., often without adequate consideration of the potential threat posed by the recurrent natural hazards & without implementing effective loss-reduction measures because of lack of knowledge or lack of technical capability. This article discusses the establishment by the U.N. of the Internat. Decade for Natural

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: usefulness, report, congressional, committees, limits, followup, choice, audits, lack, audit, medicare
Number of Pages: 40
ISBN-10: 1428948791
ISBN-13: 9781428948792

Author: Daniel W. Hancock
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: cal, future, medi, transforming, way, care, smarter
Number of Pages: 99
Published: 2009-09
ISBN-10: 1437916430
ISBN-13: 9781437916430

The leaders of the State of Calif. have opened an important debate on health care, looking to solve the problem of its citizens who lack health care insurance. As Californiażs single largest purchaser of health care, the Medi-Cal program is too big to be an afterthought in the debate on how to untie the knot of rising health costs, the lack of affordability, and the growing burden of cost-shifting on business. The sheer size of the Medi-Cal budget -- $37.7 billion and growing fast -- demands a smarter approach. Better by far for the state to focus on what the state is buying for its billions
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