The Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation: Street Politics and the Transformation of a New York City Gang

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This provocative book documents the transformation of a notorious street gang into a social organization providing leadership to New York City's Latino/a youths
Introduction
The Study
The Theory of Gangs
Politics and Gangs
Who are the Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation?
The Tradions of King Blood
Non-Gang Traditions I
Non-Gang Traditions II
The Level of Organization and Structure of the Latin Kings
Membership
Identity and Collective Resistance
Goals Versus Acts
Perceived Adversaries
Conclusion
From Los Angeles and New York to Chicago and Miami, street gangs are regarded as one of the most intractable crime problems facing our cities, and a vast array of resources is being deployed to combat them. This book chronicles the astounding self-transformation of one of the most feared gangs in the United States into a social movement acting on behalf of the dispossessed, renouncing violence and the underground economy, and requiring school attendance for membership.
Autor: David C. Brotherton, Luis Barrios
David C. Brotherton and Luis Barrios

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Autor: David C. Brotherton
ISBN-13 :: 9780231114196
ISBN: 0231114192
Erscheinungsjahr: 01.01.2004
Verlag: COLUMBIA UNIV PR
Gewicht: 567g
Seiten: 397
Sprache: Englisch
Altersempfehlung: 22 - 99 Jahre
Sonstiges: Taschenbuch, 224x156x23 mm
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