Encyclopedia Of Gangs

Encyclopedia of Gangs
Publisher ABC-CLIO
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Category Reference
Total Pages 289
ISBN 9780313334023
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Examines gangs throughout the United States in over eighty entries covering topics such as history, the wide range of communities where gangs form, and their increasingly complex lifestyle.

Encyclopedia of Gangs
  • Author : Louis Kontos,David Brotherton
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2008

Examines gangs throughout the United States in over eighty entries covering topics such as history, the wide range of communities where gangs form, and their increasingly complex lifestyle.

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Encyclopedia of Gangs
  • Author : Vance Pratt
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2017-04-12

In light of Los Angeles' gang state of emergency, ethnic and minority gangs are arguably more high profile now than at any other time in our history. News media typically focus on the crime and violence associated with gangs, but not much else. This encyclopedia seeks to illuminate the world

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The Encyclopedia of Gangsters
  • Author : Michael Newton
  • Publisher : Running PressBook Pub
  • Release Date : 2007

A visual survey of the world's most notorious crime organizations and gangsters throughout history is chronologically and geographically arranged and includes coverage of such figures as Al Capone, Carlo Gambino, and John Gotti. Original.

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Gangland
  • Author : Laura L. Finley
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-10

"This book will provide the student and reader with concise information about the changes that the 21st century has brought to the gang universe in the United States"--

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Gangland  An Encyclopedia of Gang Life from Cradle to Grave  2 volumes
  • Author : Laura L. Finley
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2018-10-31

This two-volume set integrates informative encyclopedia entries and essential primary documents to provide an illuminating overview of trends in gang membership and activity in America in the 21st century. • Comprises approximately 200 encyclopedia entries on gangs in the United States • Illustrates entries through 16 primary documents • Provides a chronology to help readers

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Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1983

Read online Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice written by , published by which was released on 1983. Download full Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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American Gangsters  Then and Now  An Encyclopedia
  • Author : Nate Hendley
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2009-12-23

A detailed compendium of American gangsters and gangs from the end of the Civil War to the present day. • Comprises 50 alphabetically organized entries on American gangsters and gangs from the post-Civil War era to the present • Offers a wealth of primary sources, including newspaper articles dating back to the 1880s

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Gangsters Encylopedia
  • Author : Michael Newton
  • Publisher : Anova Books
  • Release Date : 2007-09-10

"The book is arranged in chapters geographically showing the history of organized crime in different territories around the world, the legendary figures, the famous heists and busts and the power these organizations still exert today"--Publisher's description.

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Encyclopedia of Asian American Issues Today
  • Author : Edith Wen-Chu Chen
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2010

This two volume encyclopedia set focuses on the full expanse of contemporary Asian American experiences in the United States. Drawing on over two decades of research, it takes an unprecedented look at the major issues confronting the Asian American community as a whole, and the specific ethnic identities within that

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Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice
  • Author : Sanford H. Kadish
  • Publisher : Macmillan Reference USA
  • Release Date : 1983

Psychology to Youth Gangs.

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Encyclopedia of Community
  • Author : DAVID LEVINSON,KAREN CHRISTENSEN
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2003-06-30

"This encyclopedia is a welcome exploration of the great variety of social networks that human beings create and participate in. Interdisciplinary in scope, the set includes contributions from some of the foremost scholars studying community today. Appendixes include an extensive bibliography, a collection of resources guides, an annotated guide to "

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Crime Group Encyclopedia and Glossary
  • Author : Jeff McCaddon
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1993

Read online Crime Group Encyclopedia and Glossary written by Jeff McCaddon, published by which was released on 1993. Download full Crime Group Encyclopedia and Glossary Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Boy Culture  An Encyclopedia  2 volumes
  • Author : Shirley R. Steinberg,Michael Kehler,Lindsay Cornish
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2010-06-17

In this two-volume set, a series of expert contributors look at what it means to be a boy growing up in North America, with entries covering everything from toys and games, friends and family, and psychological and social development. • 166 entries on specific aspects of boyhood life in North America today,

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Introduction to Gangs in America
  • Author : Ronald M. Holmes,Richard Tewksbury,George Higgins
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2011-12-02

Gangs have long been a social and criminal threat to society. Introduction to Gangs in America explains how gangs are addressed as a criminal justice and public policy problem, providing a student-friendly, easily accessible, concise overview of the role, place, structure, and activities of gangs in American society. The book

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Crips and Bloods  A Guide to an American Subculture
  • Author : Herbert C. Covey
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2015-06-23

This book provides a concise and engaging examination of the subculture of the Crips and Bloods—the notorious street gangs that started in Los Angeles, but have now spread throughout the United States. • Includes a timeline of significant events related to the counterculture • Offers a bibliography of print and non-print

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