ERIC Number: EJ668989
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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King Tone's Journey: From the Barrio to the SHU.
Review of Education, Pedagogy & Cultural Studies, v24 n4 p305-33 Oct-Dec 2002
Examines the life of King Tone, president of the Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation gang from 1996-99, analyzing his moral and political careers and noting contexts behind his choices and values and the "working out of a culture and social system that is often obscured in a typified account." The paper emphasizes the "dialectics of violence," describing the interplay between Tone's social ecological environment, thinking, his actions. (SM)
Descriptors: Correctional Institutions, Crime, Criminals, Environmental Influences, Hispanic Americans, Inner City, Prisoners, Urban Areas, Violence
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: New York (New York)