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Title
Confronting gangs
Type
Text
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Geographic Coverage
United States
Classification
LCC: HV6439.U5 C85 2014 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 364.106/60973 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2012044984
Content
text (Source: rdacontent)
Table Of Contents
What is a gang and why does it matter?
Gangs and gang members in America: theory
From play groups to Al-Qaeda: how are gangs structured?
The gang experience: gang membership in the context of the life-course
The link between gangs and crime: why is "gang" synonymous with crime?
Girls, women and gangs : how does gang membership differ for females?
Gangs around the world: research outside of the United States
Gangs and social institutions: causes and effects
Gangs and the juvenile and criminal justice systems
Responding to gangs: is there a magic bullet?
Authorized Access Point
Curry, G. David. Confronting gangs
Authorized Access Point Variant
Decker, Scott H. Confronting gangs
Pyrooz, David. Confronting gangs