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Drogförebyggande arbete i skolan - vad fungerar?

Pye, Victoria (2003)
School of Social Work
Abstract
The purpose of my thesis was to examine the conscious and unconscious role of compulsory school in drug prevention work. I considered five topics: objective, methods, environment/relations, sender and target group. Essential questions within the topics were: What elements in compulsory school work preventive on children's drug use? What are the possibilities of reinforcing drug prevention work in school? What are the limitations? How does school personnel apprehend drug prevention work in compulsory school? The method was a qualitative literature and case study based on the latest research and interviews with school personnel. The conclusion of my thesis was that a strategy for a good psychosocial school environment was crucial for drug... (More)
The purpose of my thesis was to examine the conscious and unconscious role of compulsory school in drug prevention work. I considered five topics: objective, methods, environment/relations, sender and target group. Essential questions within the topics were: What elements in compulsory school work preventive on children's drug use? What are the possibilities of reinforcing drug prevention work in school? What are the limitations? How does school personnel apprehend drug prevention work in compulsory school? The method was a qualitative literature and case study based on the latest research and interviews with school personnel. The conclusion of my thesis was that a strategy for a good psychosocial school environment was crucial for drug prevention. Liking school, and not dropping out, was an important protective factor from drug abuse. Especially children from underprivileged homes needed support to experience appreciation in school. Good relations with adults were protective factors; therefore all school personnel should be part of the strategy. At the examined field I found an awareness of the importance of relations, but it was not formulated as an objective and consequently there was no general strategy. (Less)
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author
Pye, Victoria
supervisor
organization
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Social problems and welfare, national insurance, Sociala problem, social välfärd, socialförsäkring
language
Swedish
id
1358310
date added to LUP
2004-11-08 00:00:00
date last changed
2004-11-08 00:00:00
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  abstract     = {The purpose of my thesis was to examine the conscious and unconscious role of compulsory school in drug prevention work. I considered five topics: objective, methods, environment/relations, sender and target group. Essential questions within the topics were: What elements in compulsory school work preventive on children's drug use? What are the possibilities of reinforcing drug prevention work in school? What are the limitations? How does school personnel apprehend drug prevention work in compulsory school? The method was a qualitative literature and case study based on the latest research and interviews with school personnel. The conclusion of my thesis was that a strategy for a good psychosocial school environment was crucial for drug prevention. Liking school, and not dropping out, was an important protective factor from drug abuse. Especially children from underprivileged homes needed support to experience appreciation in school. Good relations with adults were protective factors; therefore all school personnel should be part of the strategy. At the examined field I found an awareness of the importance of relations, but it was not formulated as an objective and consequently there was no general strategy.},
  author       = {Pye, Victoria},
  keyword      = {Social problems and welfare, national insurance,Sociala problem, social välfärd, socialförsäkring},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Drogförebyggande arbete i skolan - vad fungerar?},
  year         = {2003},
}