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Caught up : girls, surveillance, and wraparound incarceration

Author: Jerry Flores
Publisher: Oakland, California : University of California Press, 2017.
Series: Gender and justice.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
'Caught Up' follows the lives of 50 Latina girls in 'El Valle' Juvenile Detention Center and 'Legacy' community school located 40 miles outside of Los Angeles, California. Their path through these two institutions reveals the accelerated fusion of California schools and institutions of confinement.

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Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Flores
ISBN: 9780520960541 0520960548 9780520284876 0520284879
OCLC Number: 992482203
Notes: Previously issued in print: 2016.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction 1. Trouble in the Home, and First Contact with the Criminal Justice System 2. Life behind Bars 3. Legacy Community School and the New Face of Alternative Education 4. School, Institutionalization, and Exclusionary Punishment 5. Hooks for Change and Snares for Confinement Conclusion Appendix A: "Who Is Th is Man in the Classroom?" Appendix B: Demographic Information Notes References Index
Series Title: Gender and justice.
Responsibility: Jerry Flores.


From home, to school, to juvenile detention center, and back again. This book follows the lives of fifty Latina girls living forty miles outside of Los Angeles, California, as they are inadvertently  Read more...


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"By centering the compelling testimonials of 30 young Latinas, Flores details the multiple impacts and varied forms of gendered, socioeconomic, and racialized violence the participants encounter at Read more...

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