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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Adele Harrell; George E Peterson
|ISBN:||0877665702 9780877665700 0877665710 9780877665717|
|Description:||xviii, 299 pages ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction : inner-city isolation and opportunity / George E. Peterson, Adele V. Harrell --
Black Philadelphia then and now : the "underclass" of the late 20th century compared with poorer African-Americans of the late 19th century / Roger Lane --
The severely distressed in economically transforming cities / John D. Kasarda --
Drug selling and licit income in distressed neighborhoods : the economic lives of street-level drug users and dealers / Jeffrey Fagan --
The story of John Turner / Elijah Anderson --
Impact of drugs on family life and kin networks in the inner-city African-American single-parent household / Eloise Dunlap --
Drugs and patterns of opportunity in the inner city : the case of middle-aged, middle-income cocaine smokers / Ansley Hamid --
Mobility into and out of poor urban neighborhoods / Edward Gramlich, Deborah Laren, Naomi Sealand --
Social isolation and the underclass / Roberto Fernandez, David Harris.
|Responsibility:||Adele V. Harrell and George E. Peterson, editors.|