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An introduction to gangs

Author: George W Knox
Publisher: Buchanan, MI : Vande Vere Pub., ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [2nd ed.]View all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George W Knox
ISBN: 1883218071 9781883218072
OCLC Number: 29993717
Description: xiii, 498 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Chapter 1. An Overview: The Social Science Approach to Understanding Gangs --
Chapter 2. Classification Factors for Gang Analysis --
Chapter 3. Major Milestones in Gang Studies --
Chapter 4. The Racism-Oppression Thesis for Gang Analysis --
Chapter 5. Gangs: Underclass, Surplus Population, and Human Capital --
Chapter 6. Politics and Gang Crime: Another Continuity in Thinking about Gangs --
Chapter 7. The Oral History and Qualitative Gang Research Styles --
Chapter 8. The True Story About The Shaw and Mc Kay Tradition --
Chapter 9. Shaw and Mc Kay on Gangs: With Commentary and Historical Analysis --
Chapter 10. The Thrasher Criminological Riddle: What Was His Actual Research Methodology? --
Chapter 11. Gangs As An Urban Way of Life --
Chapter 12. An Organizational Approach to Gang Analysis --
Chapter 13. Gangs, Guerrilla Warfare, and Social Conflict --
Chapter 14. Towards the Understanding of Gangs: The Group Factor --
Chapter 15. A Comparison of Cults and Gangs: Dimensions of Coercive Power and Malevolent Authority --
Chapter 16. Gangs and Drugs --
Chapter 17. Gang Crime and Organized Crime --
Chapter 18. Female Gang Members and Rights of Children --
Chapter 19. Asian Gangs --
Chapter 20. The Family and the Gang --
Chapter 21. The Promulgation of Gangbanging Through the Mass Media --
Chapter 22. The Community's Role in Dealing With Gangs --
Chapter 23. Law Enforcement and Gangs --
Chapter 24. The Impact of the Federal Prosecution of the Gangster Disciples --
Chapter 25. Gangs and Adult Correctional Institutions --
Chapter 26. Gangs and Juvenile Correctional Institutions --
Chapter 27. Gang Prevention and Intervention --
Chapter 28. Gang Programs: An Overview, Analysis and Critique --
Chapter 29. Gang Theory --
Chapter 30. Gangs and the Future: Towards Theoretical Integration and Policy Options For Reducing the Gang Problem --
Selected Bibliography on Gangs --
Appendix A. Written Constitution and By-Laws of the Almighty Latin King Nation --
Appendix B. Written Constitution and By-Laws of the Spanish Gangster Disciple Nation --
Appendix C. Internal Documents of the Brothers of the Struggle --
Appendix D. Written Constitution of the Vice Lords --
Appendix E. The Illinois Streetgang Terrorism Prevention Act --
Appendix F. The Gangster Disciples: A Gang Profile --
Appendix G. Gang Profile: The Black Gangsters, AKA "New Breed" --
Appendix H. Gang Profile: The Black Disciples --
Appendix I. Gang Profile: The Latin Kings --
Appendix J. Gang Profile: The Black P. Stone Nation --
Appendix K. Crips-A Gang Profile Analysis.
Responsibility: George W. Knox ; foreword by Malcolm W. Klein.

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