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Gangs, Graffiti, and Violence: A Realistic Guide to the Scope and Nature of Gangs in America, 2nd Edition

  • Duane A. Leet undefined
  • George E. Rush California State University, Long Beach
  • Anthony M. Smith undefined
  • ISBN-10: 1928916023  |  ISBN-13: 9781928916024
  • 304 Pages
  • © 2000 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $41.50

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Overview

This text is uniquely realistic with comprehensive coverage that presents the problem in practical terms, and not in theoretical and/or causal explanations. All levels of students will be able to comprehend and relate to the material. Ethnic, prison, motorcycle, and skinhead gangs are covered in detail. The book concludes with a chapter on the future of prevention and intervention as a means to end the gang cycle of violence.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.
2. Hispanic Gangs.
3. African-American Gangs.
4. Asian Gangs.
5. Skinhead Gangs.
6. Taggers.
7. Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs.
8. Prison Gangs.
9. Jamaican Posse.
10. Cuban Gangs.
11. Chicago Street Gangs.
12. The Future.

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Bundle: Youth Gangs in American Society, 3rd + Gangs, Graffiti, and Violence: A Realistic Guide to the Scope and Nature of Gangs in America, 2nd

ISBN-10: 1285044568 | ISBN-13: 9781285044569

List Price = $219.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $163.25

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  • Gangs, Graffiti, and Violence: A Realistic Guide to the Scope and Nature of Gangs in America
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  • Youth Gangs in American Society
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