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The Resource Gangs in America, C. Ronald Huff, editor

Gangs in America, C. Ronald Huff, editor

Label
Gangs in America
Title
Gangs in America
Statement of responsibility
C. Ronald Huff, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6439.U5
LC item number
G36 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Huff, C. Ronald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Gangs
Label
Gangs in America, C. Ronald Huff, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-298) and index
Contents
Introduction / C. Ronald Huff -- Defining gang homicide : an updated look at member and motive approaches / Cheryl L. Maxson, Malcolm W. Klein -- Estimating the national scope of gang crime from law enforcement data / G. David Curry, Richard A. Ball, Scott H. Decker -- Gangs, drugs, and neighborhood change / Jeffrey Fagan -- The criminal behavior of gang members and nongang at-risk youth / C. Ronald Huff -- Breaking the bonds of membership : leaving the gang / Scott H. Decker, Janet L. Lauritsen -- Exploring the differences between gang and nongang prisoners / Paige Ralph ... [et al.] -- Southern California gangs : comparative ethnicity and social control / James Diego Vigil, Steve C. Yun -- Gang violence in Chinatown / Ko-lin Chin -- Girls, delinquency, and gang membership / Meda Chesney-Lind, Randall G. Shelden, Karen A. Joe -- What happens to girls in the gang? / Joan W. Moore, John M. Hagedorn -- Personal, gang, and community careers / James F. Short, Jr. -- The gang in the community / Sudhir Alladi Venkatesh -- The community response to gangs. Section A : Organizing the community response in Aurora, Colorado / William K. Atkinson, II ; Section B : Gang reduction efforts by the task force on violent crime in Cleveland, Ohio / Michael L. Walker, Linda M. Schmidt ; Section C : Gang development and strategies in schools and suburban communities / Kenneth S. Trump
Control code
34413463
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xxvii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780761902027
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96009988
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Gangs in America, C. Ronald Huff, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-298) and index
Contents
Introduction / C. Ronald Huff -- Defining gang homicide : an updated look at member and motive approaches / Cheryl L. Maxson, Malcolm W. Klein -- Estimating the national scope of gang crime from law enforcement data / G. David Curry, Richard A. Ball, Scott H. Decker -- Gangs, drugs, and neighborhood change / Jeffrey Fagan -- The criminal behavior of gang members and nongang at-risk youth / C. Ronald Huff -- Breaking the bonds of membership : leaving the gang / Scott H. Decker, Janet L. Lauritsen -- Exploring the differences between gang and nongang prisoners / Paige Ralph ... [et al.] -- Southern California gangs : comparative ethnicity and social control / James Diego Vigil, Steve C. Yun -- Gang violence in Chinatown / Ko-lin Chin -- Girls, delinquency, and gang membership / Meda Chesney-Lind, Randall G. Shelden, Karen A. Joe -- What happens to girls in the gang? / Joan W. Moore, John M. Hagedorn -- Personal, gang, and community careers / James F. Short, Jr. -- The gang in the community / Sudhir Alladi Venkatesh -- The community response to gangs. Section A : Organizing the community response in Aurora, Colorado / William K. Atkinson, II ; Section B : Gang reduction efforts by the task force on violent crime in Cleveland, Ohio / Michael L. Walker, Linda M. Schmidt ; Section C : Gang development and strategies in schools and suburban communities / Kenneth S. Trump
Control code
34413463
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xxvii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780761902027
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96009988
Other physical details
ill., maps

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