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Games prisoners play : the tragicomic worlds of Polish prison

Author: Marek Kaminski
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While in prison on the charge of carrying illegal books in his vehicle, the author took clandestine notes on prison subculture. He discovered that, prisoners, to survive and prosper, have to master  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marek Kaminski
ISBN: 0691117217 9780691117218
OCLC Number: 54356439
Description: xii, 215 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Entry --
The constraints of prison life: an overview --
Becoming a grypsman --
Prison code of behavior --
Argot --
Everyday life --
Sex, flirtation, love --
Strategic ailment --
Exit --
Variants and evolution of grypsmen subculture --
Prison playground: games and decisions --
Essential argot.
Responsibility: Marek M. Kaminski.
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Winner of the 2004 Distinguished Book Award, European Academy of Sociology "Written with refreshing directness--funny and horrible by turns--and complemented by delightful illustrations, Games Read more...

 
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