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|LC Classifications||HV7428 .S6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 249 p.|
|Number of Pages||249|
In the wake of the UK riots and the British government’s new American-style ‘war on gangs’, this book is the definitive account of ‘how gangs work’.Author: James Densley. Street Gang Work Theory and Practice Mass Market Paperback – by Irving Spergel (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, Import "Please retry" — Author: Irving Spergel. Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street is a non-fiction book chronicling the history of the children's television program, Sesame Street. Street Gang is journalist and writer Michael Davis's first book, published by Viking Press in On bookshelves in time for the show's 40th anniversary in , the book developed out of a TV Guide article Davis wrote to commemorate the show's Author: Michael Davis. Welcome to Street Gangs Book Club, a centralized place to gain information on books that discuss urban culture, specifically gangs. There are countless books on the topic of gangs, hip hop, prisons, and the ghetto, but has assembled this list for your reading pleasure.
"How Gangs Work is a much needed volume in the study of gangs and youth culture. James Densley builds on months of in-depth fieldwork to describe gangs and gang members in London. He provides both a framework for understanding gang members, as well as a solid series of steps for changing their lives and helping them exit their gang. How Street Gangs Work. by Ed Grabianowski. Gang violence is a problem in every major city in the United States and membership is on the rise. According to the Department of Justice's National Gang Threat Assessment, there are at le gangs and more than , active gang : Ed Grabianowski. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spergel, Irving. Street gang work. Reading, Mass., Addison-Wesley Pub. Co.  (OCoLC) Material Type.
Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A. by Luis J. Rodriguez By age twelve, Luis Rodriguez was a veteran of East L.A. gang warfare. Lured by a seemingly invincible gang culture, he witnessed countless shootings, beatings, and arrests, then watched with increasing fear as drugs, murder, suicide, and senseless acts of street crime claimed friends and family members. Drawing on extensive interviews with gang members, this book provides a vivid portrayal of gang life. Topics include the profiles and motivations of gang members; the processes of gang evolution, organization, and recruitment; gang members' uses of violence, media, and technology and the role of gangs in the drugs trade and organized crime. To mark the 40th anniversary of the groundbreaking, beloved children's television show, "Sesame Street," Michael Davis has crafted a richly detailed history that includes behind-the-scenes looks at the program's genesis, the creation of its quirky characters and the life stories of the founders of the first TV show that aimed to entertain and educate the preschool set. Access to society journal content varies across our titles. If you have access to a journal via a society or association membership, please browse to your society journal, select an article to view, and follow the instructions in this : Solomon Kobrin.