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Youth violence in Latin America : gangs and juvenile justice in perspective

Author: Gareth A Jones; Dennis Rodgers
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
Series: Studies of the Americas
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. editionView all editions and formats
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This volume provides a systematic overview of the contemporary Latin American youth violence phenomenon. The authors focus specifically on youth gangs, juvenile justice issues, and applied research  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gareth A Jones; Dennis Rodgers
ISBN: 0230600565 9780230600560
OCLC Number: 763176072
Description: xvi, 234 s. : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface: Wagner's testimony. Youth Violence in Latin America: an overview and agenda for research / Dennis Rodgers and Gareth A. Jones. Living in the Shadow of Death: Gangs, Violence, and Social Order in urban Nicaragua, 1996-2002 / Dennis Rodgers. Security at Stake: Dealing with Violence and Public (In)security in a Popular Neighborhood in Guadalajara, Mexico / Monique Sonnevelt. Good Times and Bad Blood: Violence, Solidarity and Social Organization on Dominican Streets / Jon Wolseth. "Gaining Respect": The Logic of Violence among Young Men in the Barrios of Caracas, Venezuela / Verónica Zubillaga. Piloting Experimental Methods in Youth Gang Research: A Camping Expedition with Rival Manchas in Ayacucho, Peru / Cordula Strocka. The Dilemmas of Politically Sensitive Medicalized Approaches to Reducing Youth Violence in Pelotas, Brazil / Dominique P. Béhague. Understanding the Logic of Nicaraguan Juvenile Justice / José Luis Rocha Gómez. Deadly Symbiosis? The PCC, the State, and the Institutionalization of violence in São Paulo, Brazil / Graham Denyer Willis. Mean Streets: Youth, Violence and Daily Life in Mexico City / Héctor Castillo Berthier and Gareth A Jones. Policing Youth in Latin America --
Mark Ungar
Series Title: Studies of the Americas
Responsibility: edited by Gareth A. Jones and Dennis Rodgers
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