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ERIC Number: EJ563491
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0042-0972
The Gangstas in Our Midst.
Patton, Peter L.
Urban Review, v30 n1 p49-76 Mar 1998
This ethnographic study of 50 male African-American gang members constructs a portrait of the culture in which these young men lived and points out factors that helped 11 of them begin to escape gang life, in contrast to the other 39 who lacked these supporting factors of families, teachers, and peers. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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