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Between good and ghetto : African American girls and inner city violence

Author: Nikki Jones
Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press, 2010
Series: Rutgers series in childhood studies
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows the social world of inner city African American girls and how they manage threats of personal violence. This title presents an account of how African American girls negotiate schools and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nikki Jones
ISBN: 9780813546148 0813546141 9780813546155 081354615X
OCLC Number: 489112657
Notes: The social world of inner city girls. "It's not where you live, it's how you live" : when good girls fight. "Ain't I a violent person?" : understanding girl fighters. "Love make you fight crazy" : dating violence and inner city girls
Description: xiii, 211 s. : portr.
Contents: The social world of inner city girls --
"It's not where you live, it's how you live" : when good girls fight --
"Ain't I a violent person?" : understanding girl fighters --
"Love make you fight crazy" : dating violence and inner city girls.
Series Title: Rutgers series in childhood studies
Responsibility: Nikki Jones

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"Adds invaluable information and analysis to the growing debate on the violence perpetrated by girls... the ethnographic method is exactly what is needed to further the question of whether today's Read more...

 
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