The Resource Youth violence in Latin America : gangs and juvenile justice in perspective, edited by Gareth A. Jones and Dennis Rodgers

Youth violence in Latin America : gangs and juvenile justice in perspective, edited by Gareth A. Jones and Dennis Rodgers

Label
Youth violence in Latin America : gangs and juvenile justice in perspective
Title
Youth violence in Latin America
Title remainder
gangs and juvenile justice in perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gareth A. Jones and Dennis Rodgers
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.106/60835098
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9110.5.A5
LC item number
Y68 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies of the Americas
Label
Youth violence in Latin America : gangs and juvenile justice in perspective, edited by Gareth A. Jones and Dennis Rodgers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Preface: Wagner's testimony -- Youth Violence in Latin America: an overview and agenda for research / Dennis Rodgers and Gareth A. Jones -- Living in the Shadow of Death: Gangs, Violence, and Social Order in urban Nicaragua, 1996-2002 / Dennis Rodgers -- Security at Stake: Dealing with Violence and Public (In)security in a Popular Neighborhood in Guadalajara, Mexico / Monique Sonnevelt -- Good Times and Bad Blood: Violence, Solidarity and Social Organization on Dominican Streets / Jon Wolseth -- "Gaining Respect": The Logic of Violence among Young Men in the Barrios of Caracas, Venezuela / Verónica Zubillaga -- Piloting Experimental Methods in Youth Gang Research: A Camping Expedition with Rival Manchas in Ayacucho, Peru / Cordula Strocka -- The Dilemmas of Politically Sensitive Medicalized Approaches to Reducing Youth Violence in Pelotas, Brazil / Dominique P. Béhague -- Understanding the Logic of Nicaraguan Juvenile Justice / José Luis Rocha Gómez -- Deadly Symbiosis? The PCC, the State, and the Institutionalization of violence in São Paulo, Brazil / Graham Denyer Willis -- Mean Streets: Youth, Violence and Daily Life in Mexico City / Héctor Castillo Berthier and Gareth A Jones -- Policing Youth in Latin America--Mark Ungar
Control code
000044132909
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xvi, 234 p.
Isbn
9780230600560
Lccn
2009013899
Other physical details
ill.
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.b24740846
System control number
eblnew0230600565

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